EXTENSIONAL MEANING By N., Sam M.S. - 11 The meaning of a word or phrase. Compare intensional meaning. EXTENSIONAL MEANING: "Extensional meaning deals with words and how they apply." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) ESTHETICS READABILITY RESEARCH READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) CREATIVITY TESTS READINESS TESTS LEARNING ADDS ANTISOCIAL REACTION CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXTENSIONAL MEANING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/extensional-meaning/ (accessed October 5, 2022).