Synonyms for symbolize

Synonyms for (verb) symbolize

Synonyms: typify, symbolise, symbolize, stand for, represent

Definition: express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol

Usage: What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?

Similar words: intend, mean

Definition: mean or intend to express or convey

Usage: You never understand what I mean!; what do his words intend?

Synonyms: symbolise, symbolize

Definition: represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols

Usage: The poet symbolizes love in this poem; These painters believed that artists should symbolize

Similar words: represent

Definition: describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality

Usage: He represented this book as an example of the Russian 19th century novel

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