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Synonyms for signifier
ˈsɪg nəˌfaɪ ərsig·ni·fi·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. form, word form, signifier, descriptornoun

    the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something

    "the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached"

    Synonyms:
    course, figure, flesh, frame, shape, kind, conformation, sort, chassis, physical body, soma, human body, contour, grade, cast, form, mannikin, mannequin, physique, phase, word form, configuration, class, variant, pattern, bod, descriptor, manikin, variety, strain, anatomy, var., material body, manakin, build

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How to use signifier in a sentence?

  1. Elizabeth Semmelhack:

    They go on to disseminate this urban style to a much wider audience, and the Superstar becomes this extremely graphic, very visual signifier of urban fashion.

  2. South Africa:

    The best signifier of a country that's really on its way isn't a society with no inequality, it's a society with declining inequality and a growing middle class.

  3. Micah Grzywnowicz:

    For years, we have said that marriage equality was an important signifier of equality, but not the be-all and end-all for LGBTI people, what is also crucial for our communities are effective laws to recognize rights of trans people to self-determination, robust protection against LGBTI-phobic violence and speech, equal access to reproductive rights, and prohibiting medical intervention on intersex children.


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