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Overview of verb signify

The verb signify has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) mean, intend, signify, stand for

(denote or connote; "`maison' means `house' in French"; "An example sentence would show what this word means")

2. (1) signify

(convey or express a meaning; "These words mean nothing to me!"; "What does his strange behavior signify?")

3. signify

(make known with a word or signal; "He signified his wish to pay the bill for our meal")

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