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Connotation is a subjective cultural and/or emotional coloration in addition to the explicit or denotative meaning of any specific word or phrase in a language, i.e. emotional association with a word.
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'''Connotation''' is a subjective cultural and/or emotional coloration in addition to the explicit or denotative meaning of any specific word or phrase in a language, i.e. emotional association with a word.
  
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==See also==
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* [http://www.overcomingbias.com/2006/12/when_truth_is_a.html When Truth is a Trap] by [[David J. Balan]]
 
  
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*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2006/12/when_truth_is_a.html When Truth is a Trap] by [[David J. Balan]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/ny/sneaking_in_connotations/ Sneaking in Connotations] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/4h/when_truth_isnt_enough/ When Truth Isn't Enough] by [[Yvain]]
 
*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/4h/when_truth_isnt_enough/ When Truth Isn't Enough] by [[Yvain]]
  
 
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Connotation is a subjective cultural and/or emotional coloration in addition to the explicit or denotative meaning of any specific word or phrase in a language, i.e. emotional association with a word.

See also

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