- A meaning that is suggested or implied, as opposed to a denotation, or literal definition. A characteristic of words or phrases, or of the contexts that words and phrases are used in.
- The connotations of the phrase "you are a dog" are that you are physically unattractive or morally reprehensible, not that you are a canine.
- Dutch: (t, nl, connotatie, f), (t, nl, bijbetekenis, f), (t, nl, bijklank, m), (t, nl, associatie, f), (t, nl, gevoelswaarde, f)
- French: connotation(fr)f
- German: Konnotation, Nebenbedeutung, Beiklang, Beigeschmack
- Spanish: connotación(es)f
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