What is semantics?

  1. Myn Is Me profile image71
    Myn Is Meposted 5 years ago

    What is semantics?

    What is the definition of semantics?

  2. pstraubie48 profile image87
    pstraubie48posted 5 years ago

    The broad meaning of the word semantics is:
    the study of the meaning of words.
    The most often used meaning refers to one's own interpretation of the meaning of a word...putting one's twist on the meaning of a word to make an argument or discussion 'go one's way.' A word can have more than one meaning depending on the spin the speaker is using to get their point across.

  3. Mr Knowitall profile image73
    Mr Knowitallposted 5 years ago

    Semantics is the study of the relationship between words and the things or ideas to which they refer. Semantics involves such varied subjects as linguistics, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and mathematics. Often, semantics clarifies rather than... read more