[ soh-soor-ee-uhn, -syoor- ]
/ soʊˈsʊər i ən, -ˈsyʊər- /
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pertaining to or characteristic of the theories of Ferdinand de Saussure, especially the view that a language consists of a network of interrelated elements in contrast.
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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.
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