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See also: symbolisé
- symbolize (US)
- To be symbolic of; to represent.
- The crossed hammer and sickle symbolise the union of workers and peasantry in their fight for their rights.
- 1852 CE: William and Robert Chambers, Chambers' Edinburgh Journal
- [H]is heart swelled within him, as he sat at the head of his own table, on the occasion of the house-warming, dispensing with no niggard hand the gratuitous viands and unlimited beer, which were at once to symbolise and inaugurate the hospitality of his mansion.
To be symbolic of; to represent