from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To represent with or as if with an emblem; symbolize.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To represent or express by means of an emblem: as, to emblematize a thought, a quality, or the like.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To represent by, or as by, an emblem; to symbolize.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To stand as an emblem for; to represent.


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  • to serve as an emblem of.

    August 26, 2009