Examples from the Web for emblematic
Because the shop was emblematic of that peculiar Italian institution known as La Faccia: i.e. presenting the best face possible.The Bookstore That Bewitched Mick Jagger, John Lennon, and Greta Garbo|Felice Picano|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Once emblematic of American military muscle, the outposts are now skeletal shells.Heart of Darkness: Into Afghanistan’s Taliban Valley|Matt Trevithick, Daniel Seckman|November 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The flashy release was emblematic of everything people love—and hate—about the band.U2 Generously Gives Us a Lousy Album, Sucks at the Corporate Teat|Hampton Stevens|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A recent column by Nia-Malika Henderson is emblematic of this denial.
It was obvious in the work of F. Scott Fitzgerald, the emblematic writer of his age: money.
"The green is emblematic; it is the color of memory," said Mr. Homer.Mrs. Tree|Laura E. Richards
The blazon, with its sanguinary and fabulous beasts, was emblematic of themselves.
On each side is an emblematic figure enclosed in an oval; the figures are different, but their surroundings are alike.English Embroidered Bookbindings|Cyril James Humphries Davenport
These are only emblematic of his character, and that is all.Mark Twain's Speeches|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Hongi was chiefly impressed by the bishop's wig, which he thought must be emblematic of wisdom.A History of the English Church in New Zealand|Henry Thomas Purchas
Word Origin and History for emblematic
1640s, perhaps via French emblématique, from Greek emblematikos, from emblema (see emblem).