HyperDic: emblematic

English > 2 senses of the word emblematic:
ADJECTIVEallemblematic, emblematical, symbolic, symbolicalserving as a visible symbol for something abstract
allemblematic, exemplary, typicbeing or serving as an illustration of a type
emblematic > pronunciation
Soundseh.mblahmae'tihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > emblematic: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningServing as a visible symbol for something abstract.
Example"a crown is emblematic of royalty"
Synonymsemblematical, symbolic, symbolical
Broaderrepresentativestanding for something else
Spanishalegórico, emblemático, simbólico
Catalanemblemàtic, simbòlic
Nounsemblemspecial design or visual object representing a quality, type, group, etc.
emblema visible symbol representing an abstract idea
English > emblematic: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningBeing or serving as an illustration of a type.
Example"the free discussion that is emblematic of democracy"
Synonymsexemplary, typic
BroadertypicalExhibiting the qualities or characteristics / characteristics that identify a group or kind or category / category
Spanishejemplar, emblemático, típico
Catalanemblemàtic, exemplar, típic
Nounsemblemspecial design or visual object representing a quality, type, group, etc.
emblema visible symbol representing an abstract idea

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