Emblematic - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌembləˈmætɪk|  American pronunciation of the word emblematic
Brit.  |ˌɛmbləˈmatɪk|  British pronunciation of the word emblematic

adjective

- serving as a visible symbol for something abstract(syn: emblematical, symbolic, symbolical)

a crown is emblematic of royalty

- being or serving as an illustration of a type(syn: exemplary, typic)

the free discussion that is emblematic of democracy

Examples

...the dove is emblematic of the organization's mission to bring some peace to a troubled world...

The Vespa scooter became emblematic of sophisticated urban culture across Europe.

a crown is emblematic of royalty

the free discussion that is emblematic of democracy

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