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verb signify pronunciation in British English /ˈsɪɡnɪfaɪ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theysignify
he/she/itsignifies
present participlesignifying
past tensesignified
past participlesignified
  1. 1
    [transitive] to be a sign or symbol of something
    The stars on the American flag signify the fifty states.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to mean something
    What does the motto, ‘Don’t tread on me’ signify?
  3. 3
    [transitive] to do something to communicate a message or meaning
    The jury signifies its decision with a show of hands.
  4. 4
    [intransitive] to have influence or an important effect on something
    The results of this experiment do not signify.

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