Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Variant of emblematize.

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  • v. To represent by an emblem; to emblematize.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To represent by an emblem; to emblematize.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as emblematize. Also spelled emblemise.

Etymologies

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emblem +‎ -ize

Examples

  • Also, I think I need an icon to emblemize my sheer Sam Bee adoration.

    June 20th, 2008

  • It was then, two decades ago, that Cheney's actions made foes of the two foreigners who would most emblemize the threats to the George W. Bush administration -- namely, Saddam Hussein and Osama bin Laden.

    Melissa Rossi: Twenty Years of Dick's Tricks Got Us Here

  • Just like the southerners serve collard greens representing dollar bills and the Chinese emblemize spring rolls as bars of gold.

    Lucky number seven

  • Some of these fabrics emblemize the blue heaven glittering with silver stars; others the clouds, with sunlight shimmering through them.

    Strange Visitors

  • What Zynga and similar companies emblemize is that the world has finally entered a structural revolution unlike anything since the dawn of computing.

    Forbes.com: News

  • And in the "Avenue of the Righteous Among the Nations," trees, plaques and statues honor those who emblemize the very best of humanity.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

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