- relating to the meaning expressed by a linguistic form.
- having full lexical meaning, in contrast to relational.
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OTHER WORDS FROM notional
Example sentences from the Web for notional
Notionally, the speech was merely to announce how many U.S. troops would be withdrawn from Afghanistan over the next 18 months.
Had it undertaken to convey, or ought it to be expected to impart anything defined, anything notionally recognizable?A Dish Of Orts|George MacDonald
And though God be loved as one that is notionally conceived to be best, and most to be loved, yet he is not loved best or most.A Christian Directory (Volume 1 of 4)|Richard Baxter
British Dictionary definitions for notional
- (of a word) having lexical meaning
- another word for semantic