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Synonyms for symbolize

Synonyms for symbolize

to serve as an example, image, or symbol of

Synonyms for symbolize

express indirectly by an image, form, or model

represent or identify by using a symbol


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Freed of the "peculiar bond," Baptiste puts an end to the "turmoil and strife" of two-ness by declaring himself free from the mutual "claims" of husband and wife--and free as well from the bond between the individual and the larger collective that their marriage symbolized.
The destruction of the building of Union Marti-Maceo by Urban Renewal in 1965 symbolized what seemed to be the end of the Afro-Cuban community of Ybor City.
It symbolized the new South African cool, and Tambo quickly became a style icon with his trendy African-style flowing robes.
The vulnerability of cave burials to theft may have encouraged the Classic-period tradition of placing royals in pyramid-covered tombs that symbolized caves within hills, Garza proposes.
Like satisfaction atonement, they reflect the church symbolized by Constantine that had undergone an evolutionary process of shifting the reference point for ethics from Je sus to the emperor.
Thus, it inverts the hierarchy of heaven and hell by replacing the supernatural streams of light, symbolized and embodied in the apses of cathedrals, with a naturally embodied earthbound source of redemption.
In life, she represented towering ambition; in death, she symbolized suffering and martyrdom, qualities which practically make her a saint, in the mostly Catholic nation.
Most of the animals, Rowland notes, symbolized some human sexual or sensual trait, usually lust, lechery or promiscuity.
His laughter infects others, and he goes about preaching a creed of love and eternal life, symbolized in laughter.
Jackson's lamp will be installed within the next few months at the intersection of "Sweet" Auburn Avenue and Peachtree Street, a site that symbolized Jackson's dreams of a unified Atlanta.
They are symbolized in art by the following subjects: rocks, waves, peaches, pine trees, the sun, mountains, fungi, bamboo, deer, cranes, clouds and tortoises.
Though you wouldn't necessarily notice it at first glance, Easter's Christian significance is symbolized in the food brought to church for the blessing: Colored hardboiled eggs symbolize new life, for example; and a sugar or butter lamb represents Christ, the Lamb of God.
The latter he deployed iconically in title pages, printer's marks, and decorated initials using such motifs as the dolphin, which symbolized Venetian swiftness at sea, and the anchor, symbolizing Venice's maritime stability; and he deployed similar motifs textually in mottoes and dedications.
Each painting is one part of the story, a reflection of the beauty of life symbolized by women,'' he says.
And in his 1979 performance Black Box, he lay immobile, as though dead, in shallow water made milky by marble powder - another ironically deadly pool (immortality, traditionally symbolized by marble, being part of the narcissistic self-delusion).