verb (used with object), sym·bol·ized, sym·bol·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), sym·bol·ized, sym·bol·iz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM symbolizere·sym·bol·ize, verb, re·sym·bol·ized, re·sym·bol·iz·ing.un·sym·bol·ized, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for symbolize
What a masterly grouping of the events and personages which sum up and symbolise the whole essential history of the human race!
One day, when he had done a sum in addition without a mistake, Bouvard sewed to his jacket a ribbon to symbolise the Cross.Bouvard and Pcuchet, part 2|Gustave Flaubert
How can the fleeting shadow symbolise the notion of abiding substance?The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews|Thomas Charles Edwards
The truth is, that from the earliest period of heraldic institutions, colours have been used to symbolise parties.
The first represents a serpent, coiled so as to symbolise the male triad, and the crescent, the emblem of the yoni.Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism|Thomas Inman