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It is not simply acquiescing in that Covenant in the heart, but signifying that acquiescence in a positive service.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
The prophet sends chains to divers kings, signifying that they must bend their necks under the yoke of the king of Babylon.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The acceptance of a bill is the signifying by the drawee that he has assented to the drawer's order, and must be in writing.
PUTNAM'S HANDY LAW BOOK FOR THE LAYMANALBERT SIDNEY BOLLES
Bearo, first signifying the grove itself, might easily come to mark the shelter which the grove afforded.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 178, MARCH 26, 1853VARIOUS
These streams are also variously interpreted as signifying the four evangelists, and the four rivers of paradise.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
Nergal (Mars) was a war god, his name signifying "the great Hero," "the King of battles."
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
Paul made a gesture signifying that he might leave the room.
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
A vulgar phrase, signifying that there is no stain on one's character, or that no one can justly exhibit a charge against him.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
Its name, signifying coca-field, or plantation, denotes that coca must formerly have been cultivated here.
TRAVELS IN PERU, ON THE COAST, IN THE SIERRA, ACROSS THE CORDILLERAS AND THE ANDES, INTO THE PRIMEVAL FORESTSJ. J. VON TSCHUDI
Etymology: A Sanskrit word signifying happiness, pleasure, good luck.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
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WORDS RELATED TO SIGNIFYING

  • declaring
  • denoting
  • designating
  • disclosing
  • displaying
  • evidencing
  • guiding
  • manifesting
  • marking
  • placing
  • revealing
  • showing
  • signifying
  • specifying
  • spotting
  • steering
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