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sym·bol·ise

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  1. symbolize, symboliseverb

    represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols

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

    Synonyms:
    symbolize, represent, typify, stand for

  2. typify, symbolize, symbolise, stand for, representverb

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

    "What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?"

    Synonyms:
    signify, mean, typify, hold still for, be, represent, play, lay out, stand for, comprise, defend, stage, interpret, map, exemplify, correspond, act, symbolize, make up, epitomize, intend, present, epitomise, constitute

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  1. demonstrate

    this symbolizes...; this demonstrates

    Submitted by anonymous on January 11, 2021  

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  1. List of paraphrases for "symbolise":

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