The definition of emblematic is something that acts as a symbol.
An example of emblematic is the image of a dove representing peace.
of or serving as an emblem; symbolic
Of, relating to, or serving as an emblem; symbolic.
Origin of emblematicFrench emblématique, from Medieval Latin emblēmaticus, of an emblem, from Latin emblēma, emblēmat-, emblem; see emblem.
(comparative more emblematic, superlative most emblematic)