Synonyms of signify in English:


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1‘this decision signified a fundamental change in their priorities’


be evidence of, be a sign of, mark, signal, mean, spell, add up to, amount to, denote, be symptomatic of, be a symptom of, reveal, manifest, designate

announce, herald, be an indication of, indicate, point to

literary betoken

2‘the symbol of an egg signifies life’


mean, denote, designate, represent, symbolize, stand for, correspond to, be equivalent to, imply

literary betoken

3‘signify your agreement by signing the letter below’


express, indicate, show, communicate, intimate

announce, proclaim, declare, pronounce


withhold, keep secret

4‘the locked door doesn't necessarily signify’


mean anything, mean something, be of importance, be of consequence, be important, be significant, be of significance, carry weight, be of account, count, matter, be relevant

informal cut any ice