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Subtext (German)

Part of speech: noun, (male)

Sub | text, Plural: Sub | tex | te
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈZʊpˌtɛkst]
Word meaning / definition:
1) the intellectual background of an utterance; that which is not directly said but is meant
Origin of the term:
Derivation to text with the derivative (derivative morpheme) sub-
General terms:
1) text
Application examples:
1) “The Subtext under this declaration reads: Anyone who is not rooted in this story is excluded. "
Nominative: singular Subtext; Plural Subtexts
Genitive: singular Subtexts; Plural Subtexts
Dative: singular Subtext; Plural Subtexts
Accusative: singular Subtext; Plural Subtexts

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

In her speech at the Peace Forum in Paris, the Chancellor warned against isolationism and isolation. in the Subtext carried the warning of war - a weird connection. Angela Merkel should know better.
Welt.de, November 19, 2018

The Hindu festival of lights, Diwali, is often compared to Christmas and New Year; some customs are similar, but the mythological one Subtext of Diwali is diverse and can vary from region to region.
NZZ Online, November 5th, 2018

They want to “finally become really famous” - at least that's what the Subtext to the teaser for her first TV show “Shapira Shapira”.
Meedia, March 07, 2019

So I would always have players who are intelligent. ' in the Subtext clearly audible: Balotelli is not one of them. The statements of the former Milan coach now called Balotelli's agent Mino Raiola on the scene.
Sport1.de, September 12, 2018

As Subtexts they provide important, further information and explanations on (linguistic) content.
t3n, April 03, 2019

After Hitchcock, Ben Wheatley filmed the novel "Rebecca" for Netflix - with queer music Subtext and old-fashioned images of women.
TAZ, October 20, 2020

in the Subtext That meant bringing the deviants who evade the "distribution" of migrants and who do not want a debt union into line. With the latter, it failed at the first attempt.
Vera Lengsfeld, July 21, 2020

There is no alternative to the government's “Corona measures” - this is it Subtext media coverage, not just in Germany.
NachDenkSeiten, October 07, 2020

With Instagram-compatible aesthetics and coded Subtexts are Nazis looking for young people online, writes Sascha Lobo. In the podcast he takes up the reader's reactions.
Spiegel Online, October 11, 2020

The usage examples were selected automatically and may therefore contain errors.

Thesaurus & Synonyms

  • Hint: an indirect, indistinct, relatively vague reference to something; not pronounced representation
  • Overtones: Tone / sound that resonates a little; the actual meaning of a word / utterance mostly negative tone of voice
  • connotation: Linguistics (emotional, stylistic, judgmental) connotation of a word, resonance
  • Connotation: Linguistics: one of several meanings of a word that is not taken as the main meaning; additional meaning
  • Secondary tone: general: additional meaning of a statement; Linguistics has weaker stress on a syllable in a complex word compared to the main tone
  • undertone: subliminal meaning of a statement; Music, physics: "as a reflection of the overtone with the fundamental tone resonating"
  • hidden message

Another word (synonym) for subtext - Source: OpenThesaurus

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "Subtext":

Alfanzerei: ... Attractions with which the stage is splendidly populated and animated also expose the subtext of the story, the story of the victory of Christianity and civilization over ...

Subtest:… 1) “At level B2 the sub-test has a duration of 75 minutes; [...]. "1)" The subtest tests the ability to coordinate eye and hand. "Similar terms: ...

tie clip:… 1) In the nightlife, tiepins, cufflinks and money clips formed a kind of laconic subtext. 1) There's a second infamous scene in "Frenzy" when the killer ...

Narrative: an utterance related to history, which conveys both content and subtext and whose function it is to bring experiences into familiar categories. ”2)“ The narratives are thus refined, changed, and adapted

Subtexts: Part of Speech: Declined Form Syllabification: Sub | tex | te Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈzʊpˌtɛkstə] Grammatical features: nominative plural of noun subtext genitive plural of noun subtext accusative plural of noun subtext

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Subtexts (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Sub | tex | te Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈzʊpˌtɛkstə]…

Subtexts (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Sub | tex | ten Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈzʊpˌtɛkstn̩]…

Subtextes (German) Part of speech: Declined form Secondary forms: Subtexts Hyphenation: Sub | tex | tes Pronunciation / stress:…

Subtexts (German) Part of speech: Declined form Subforms: Subtextes Hyphenation: Sub | texts Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

subtlety (German) Part of speech: noun, (feminine) Cases: nominative: singular subtlety; Plural subtlety genitive: ...

Subtleties (German) Part of Speech: Declined Form Hyphenation: Sub | ti | li | ta | ten Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…

subtrahend (German) Part of speech: noun, (masculine) Cases: nominative: singular subtrahend; Plural subtrahend genitive: ...

Subtrahends (German) Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Sub | tra | hen | den Pronunciation / Emphasis: IPA:…