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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.symbolically - in a symbolic manner; "symbolically accepted goals"
2.symbolically - by means of symbols; "symbolically expressed"
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Translations
رَمْزِيّا
symbolicky
jelképesen
á táknrænan hátt
simgesel/sembolik olarak

symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪkəlɪ] ADVsimbólicamente
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symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪkəli] advsymboliquement
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symbolically

adv representsymbolisch; symbolically importantvon symbolischer Bedeutung
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symbolically

[sɪmˈbɒlɪklɪ] advemblematicamente, simbolicamente
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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
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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.
Its adjacent recently-built radar was symbolically imploded on May 4, 1995 - an event attracting considerable media and public attention.
They then headed to Kato Pyrgos where they symbolically closed off the Limnitis crossing.
Summary: Some CPI members had on Tuesday organised an event to symbolically punch effigies of PM Narendra Modi
After the afternoon services on the first day of Rosh Hashanah, it is customary to perform the Tashlich (throwing away) ritualthrowing bread crumbs into the water, symbolically casting off your sinsnear a body of flowing water, preferably containing fish.
Despite technologies having the potential to democratise, the opposite effect is also being realised, with some communities being isolated symbolically and in reality.We need spaces for the world cultures to symbolically converge.
Summary: Santiniketan (West Bengal) [India], May 25 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the Bangladesh Bhavan here on Friday to symbolically highlight the warm bilateral cultural ties between the two countries.
The name of Rosary symbolically means "Wreath of roses" which is seen as the passage of time in the life of the Christian.