emblematic

  • 1Emblematic — Em blem*at ic, Emblematical Em blem*at ic*al, a. [Cf. F. embl[ e]matique.] Pertaining to, containing, or consisting in, an emblem; symbolic; typically representative; representing as an emblem; as, emblematic language or ornaments; a crown is… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2emblematic — EMBLEMÁTIC, Ă, emblematici, ce, adj. De emblemă, care ţine de emblemă. – Din fr. emblématique. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  emblemátic adj. m., pl. emblemátici; f. sg. emblemátică, pl …

    Dicționar Român

  • 3emblematic — index representative Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4emblematic — 1640s, perhaps via Fr. emblématique, from Gk. emblematikos, from emblema (see EMBLEM (Cf. emblem)) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 5emblematic — [em΄blə mat′ik] adj. of or serving as an emblem; symbolic: also emblematical emblematically adv …

    English World dictionary

  • 6emblematic — [[t]e̱mbləmæ̱tɪk[/t]] 1) ADJ: usu v link ADJ, usu ADJ of n If something, such as an object in a picture, is emblematic of a particular quality or an idea, it symbolically represents the quality or idea. Dogs are emblematic of faithfulness... In… …

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  • 7emblematic — em|ble|mat|ic [ˌembləˈmætık] adj formal seeming to represent or be a sign of something = ↑representative emblematic of ▪ The Vespa scooter became emblematic of sophisticated urban culture across Europe …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8emblematic — adjective 1. serving as a visible symbol for something abstract (Freq. 3) a crown is emblematic of royalty the spinning wheel was as symbolic of colonical Massachusetts as the codfish • Syn: ↑emblematical, ↑symbolic, ↑symbolical …

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  • 9emblematic — emblem ► NOUN 1) a heraldic device or symbolic object as a distinctive badge of a nation, organization, or family. 2) a symbol or symbolic representation. DERIVATIVES emblematic adjective. ORIGIN Greek embl ma insertion …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10emblematic — also emblematical adjective Date: 1645 of, relating to, or constituting an emblem ; symbolic, representative • emblematically adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 11emblematic — emblematically, adv. emblematicalness, n. /em bleuh mat ik/, adj. pertaining to, of the nature of, or serving as an emblem; symbolic. Also, emblematical. [1635 45; < Gk emblemat , s. of émblema (see EMBLEM) + IC] * * * …

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  • 12emblematic — adjective Serving as, or relating to a symbol, emblem or illustration of a type Syn: symbolic, representative, exemplary …

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  • 13emblemàtic — em|ble|mà|tic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …

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  • 14emblematic — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. typical, symbolic, indicative; see symbolic . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. symbolic, representative. III (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Serving as a symbol: emblematical, representative, symbolic, symbolical. See&#8230; …

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  • 15emblematic — em|blem|at|ic [ ,emblə mætık ] adjective FORMAL generally accepted as a symbol of something …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16emblematic — em·blem·at·ic || ‚emblɪ mætɪk(l) adj. symbolic …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 17emblematic — a.; (also emblematical) Typical, figurative, representative, symbolical, allusive …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 18emblematic — adjective formal seeming to represent or be a sign of something emblematically / kli/ adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19emblematic — adj symbolic, symbolical, representative, significative, metaphorical, figurative, allegorical; suggestive, indicative, indicant, denotative, allusive …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 20emblematic — em·blem·at·ic …

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