Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / symbolize
FEEDBACK

symbolize

See definition of symbolize on Dictionary.com

synonyms for symbolize

  • embody
  • epitomize
  • exemplify
  • illustrate
  • indicate
  • mean
  • mirror
  • personify
  • signify
  • suggest
  • typify
  • betoken
  • connote
  • denote
  • express
  • show
  • body forth
  • emblematize
  • symbol
See also synonyms for: symbolizes / symbolizing
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for symbolize

MOST RELEVANT
  • hide
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING symbolize

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
This Quiz Is Bubbling With Powerful Potion Ingredients
START THE QUIZ

How to use symbolize in a sentence

The fight to force Justice’s empire to follow pollution rules, the groups say, symbolizes the larger ongoing fight over how aggressively to regulate an industry that remains politically powerful, even as its economic influence declines.
THIS BILLIONAIRE GOVERNOR’S COAL COMPANY MIGHT GET A BIG BREAK FROM HIS OWN REGULATORSBY KEN WARD JR.SEPTEMBER 17, 2020PROPUBLICA
Yet rather than symbolize how polluted our environment is, the Cuyahoga has become a poster child for the EPA’s success.
51 YEARS LATER, THE CUYAHOGA RIVER BURNS AGAINWES SILERAUGUST 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
It symbolizes changing the nature of what a cat is in order to better suit your purposes.
TOILET TRAINING YOUR CAT ISN’T AS GREAT AS IT SOUNDSCANDICE WANGAUGUST 27, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It used to symbolize a time when women were confined to housework.
WOMEN ARE FINALLY RECLAIMING THE ‘HOUSE DRESS’CLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERAUGUST 21, 2020FORTUNE
So the mushroom cloud that resulted symbolizes one of science’s most disturbing successes.
HOW UNDERSTANDING NATURE MADE THE ATOMIC BOMB INEVITABLETOM SIEGFRIEDAUGUST 6, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The dodecahedron symbolized all the heavenly bodies — the stars and planets, each perfect in shape and movement.
THE TWO FORMS OF MATHEMATICAL BEAUTYROBBERT DIJKGRAAFJUNE 16, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
The wall showed no further trace of damp, and the new chauffeur's bent back seemed to symbolize an extreme conscientiousness.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
A silence fell upon the room, a silence that seemed to symbolize the "biffing" of the doctor's son by old French.
PLASHERS MEADCOMPTON MACKENZIE
It has also been held to symbolize light or the god of light, of the forked lightning, and of water.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
It was in the form of a scythe to symbolize Time, the pendulum being a bunch of arrows to suggest the flight of the minutes.
HEROES OF TO-DAYMARY R. PARKMAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO SYMBOLIZE

  • assert
  • augur
  • bespeak
  • betide
  • denote
  • express
  • forebode
  • foreshadow
  • foreshow
  • import
  • note
  • omen
  • portend
  • presage
  • show
  • signify
  • symbolize
  • witness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.