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in the sense of outline
the general shape of something, esp. when only the profile and not the details are visible
She could see only the hazy outline of the trees.
in the sense of placard
a notice that is paraded in public
The marchers sang and waved placards.
public notice,
in the sense of portent
a sign of a future event
This is a frightening portent for the future.
in the sense of presage
an omen
Soldiers used to believe a raven was a presage of coming battle.
in the sense of shape
the figure or outline of the body of a person
the shapes of the trees against the sky
in the sense of signal
any sign, gesture, sound, or action used to communicate information
The event was seen as a signal of support.
in the sense of signal
She signalled a passing taxi.
in the sense of suggestion
that fashionably faint suggestion of a tan
in the sense of symptom
anything that is taken as an indication that something is wrong
Your problem with sleep is just a symptom of a larger problem.
in the sense of token
a symbol, sign, or indication of something
He sent her a gift as a token of his appreciation.

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