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sym·bol·ic

 (sĭm-bŏl′ĭk) also sym·bol·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
adj.
1.
a. Serving as a symbol: Roses are symbolic of love.
b. Serving as a particular instance of a broader pattern or situation; representative: The new building is symbolic of the recent changes that have taken place in the neighborhood.
2. Of, relating to, or expressed by means of symbols or a symbol: the symbolic meaning of the poem.
3. Using symbolism: symbolic art.

sym·bol′i·cal·ly adv.
sym·bol′i·cal·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.symbolically - in a symbolic manner; "symbolically accepted goals"
2.symbolically - by means of symbols; "symbolically expressed"
Translations
رَمْزِيّا
symbolicky
jelképesen
á táknrænan hátt
simgesel/sembolik olarak

symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪkəlɪ] ADVsimbólicamente

symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪkəli] advsymboliquement

symbolically

adv representsymbolisch; symbolically importantvon symbolischer Bedeutung

symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪklɪ] advemblematicamente, simbolicamente

symbol

(ˈsimbəl) noun
a thing that is regarded as representing or standing for another. The dove is the symbol of peace.
symˈbolic (-ˈbo-) adjective
In the Christian religion, bread and wine are symbolic of Christ's body and blood.
symˈbolically adverb
ˈsymbolize, ˈsymbolise verb
to be a symbol of or represent by a symbol. A ring symbolizes everlasting love.
ˈsymbolism noun
References in classic literature ?
Since I have known the body better"--said Zarathustra to one of his disciples--"the spirit hath only been to me symbolically spirit; and all the 'imperishable'--that is also but a simile.
I know not that any other author has hinted of the matter; but by inference it seems to me that the sturgeon must be divided in the same way as the whale, the King receiving the highly dense and elastic head peculiar to that fish, which, symbolically regarded, may possibly be humorously grounded upon some presumed congeniality.
As in droughty regions baptism by immersion could only be performed symbolically, Mr.
Or is it something complex, perhaps consisting in our way of behaving in the presence of objects, or, alternatively, in the existence in us of things called "ideas," having a certain relation to objects, though different from them, and only symbolically representative of them?
Almost symbolically he holds and gesticulates with a megaphone in his left hand.
Model additions include a graphically-defined 3D bond wire model and dynamically generated, symbolically defined devices and arbitrary coupled line models.
Symbolically the city not only is where a lot of great art was coming from and artists were being persecuted, but symbolically the city could also be perceived like a relationship, which is a lot of the things I wanted to talk about on the record - the way it started out with one sentiment, and it spun out of control.
Setting aside the notion of a lap as the place where a child is nurtured, de Campos puts symbolically loaded objects in his model's expressive, Dureresque hands: a knife, a jar of Vicks VapoRub, an old record cover.
Sweden's embassy is intended to display symbolically the country's natural materials and to provide a dignified but gentle workplace.
During a brief ceremony at the project site, officials from the Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority (ACTA) and the California Department of Transportation simultaneously turned shovels to symbolically break ground on the project.
Can you imagine the goodwill, Olivares and Morales ask, if symbolically the government reached out to the families of those thousands of Hispanic names on that Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall who were killed in action, and made them citizens posthumously?
Immediately in front is a glass wall which defines the grand entrance lobby, and beyond that is a further transparent partition which allows you to see straight into the chamber itself, where the President of the Bundestag sits under the great eagle, the symbol of the state from unification, through all the intervening regimes, until this version was symbolically moved from Bonn to Berlin, the new capital.