SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS By N., Sam M.S. - 23 a branch of semantics that says the meaning of utterances must be understood by considering what was said and when it was said. This notion implies that truth is also situational. SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS: "In situational semantics the environment needs to be taken into account." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ESTHETICS Developing a Case Study Comparison of Assessment Tools Diagnosis and Treatment Planning NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/situational-semantics/ (accessed July 3, 2022).