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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 con·note v. t. [imp. & p. p. connoted; p. pr. & vb. n. connoting.]
 1. To mark along with; to suggest or indicate as additional; to designate by implication; to include in the meaning; to imply.
    Good, in the general notion of it, connotes also a certain suitableness of it to some other thing.   --South.
 2. Logic To imply as an attribute.
    The word =\“white” denotes all white things, as snow, paper, the foam of the sea, etc., and ipmlies, or as it was termed by the schoolmen, connotes, the attribute “whiteness.”\=   --J. S. Mill.