SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 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 SEMANTICS ACTIONAL VERB OBJECT OF CONSCIOUSNESS EPISTEMOLOGY MECHANISTIC INTCRACTIONISM CASE GRAMMAR PLANCK'S PRINCIPLE LOGICAL POSITIVISM MECHANISTIC THEORY ROKEACH VALUE SURVEY (RVS) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SITUATIONAL SEMANTICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/situational-semantics/ (accessed October 18, 2019).