Vocabulary Builder

Vocabulary Builder

    Improve Your Writing

  • Boost your vocabulary
  • See words in the context of real sentences
  • Learn by association and by definition
  • Master a new lexicon!

Get Started Below

Vocabulary Word

Word: denotation

Definition: meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation


Sentences Containing 'denotation'

The denotation of a teams record is wins-losses-overtime/shootout losses.

More Vocab Words

::: frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
::: florescence - condition or period of flowering
::: antiseptic - substance that prevents infection in a wound; ADJ.
::: trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
::: dislodge - remove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge
::: dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
::: endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
::: witless - lacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
::: phoenix - symbol of immortality or rebirth; Ex. phoenix rising from its ashes
::: frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky