Symbolize meaning

sĭmbə-līz
To use symbols.
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Symbolize is to represent or be a sign of something.

When the American flag represents freedom and liberty, this is an example of when the flag symbolizes liberty.

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To represent or identify by a symbol.
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To serve as a symbol of.
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To be a symbol of; typify; stand for.
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To represent by a symbol or symbols.
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To use symbols.
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To be symbolic of; to represent.
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(intransitive) To use symbols; to represent ideas symbolically.
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Howell.

They both symbolize in this, that they love to look upon themselves through multiplying glasses.

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Origin of symbolize

  • From Middle French symboliser

    From Wiktionary