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)