What does the word signify mean?

Usage examples for signify

  1. Setting her down again absolutely for such, whatever it might signify, Mrs. Berry had a virtuous glow. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  2. It was, as I have shewn, often expressed Gau, and Go; and made to signify any house. – A New System; or, an Analysis of Antient Mythology. Volume I. by Jacob Bryant
  3. The Esquimau replied by a loud chuckle, and a full display of his magnificent teeth, which Frank understood to signify a decided negative. – Ungava by R.M. Ballantyne