EXTENSIONAL MEANING By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The meaning of a word or phrase. Compare intensional meaning. EXTENSIONAL MEANING: "Extensional meaning deals with words and how they apply." Related Psychology Terms DENOTATIVE MEANING SEMANTIC GENERALIZATION SYNONYM SEMANTIC DISSOCIATION BOUND MORPHEME DEIXIS DOUBLE ENTENDRE FOLIE A CINQ LEXICAL ACCESS METAPHOR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXTENSIONAL MEANING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/extensional-meaning/ (accessed December 11, 2019).