SEMANTICS By N., Sam M.S. - 100 1. Linguistics. The study of the meaning of language as opposed to the formal relationships, grammar and sound, phonics. You can compare it with semiotics for more conceptual clarity about semantics. SEMANTICS: "Semantics deals with the meaning in language." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population ESTHETICS A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide AUDITORY SPACE PERCEPTIO READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Evaluation of a Qualitative Study HEARING (AUDITION) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SEMANTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/semantics/ (accessed June 27, 2022).