symbolise

Definitions of symbolise
  1. verb
    represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols
    synonyms: symbolize
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    type of:
    represent
    describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality
  2. verb
    express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol
    synonyms: represent, stand for, symbolize, typify
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    be, embody, personify
    represent, as of a character on stage
    epitomise, epitomize, typify
    embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of
    body, personify
    invest with or as with a body; give body to
    exemplify, represent
    be characteristic of
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    intend, mean
    mean or intend to express or convey
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