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[しょう()·ちょう()]
shouchou
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 象徴

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. symbol

Definition and Synonyms for 象徴

Allegory a visible symbol representing an abstract idea
Synonyms: エンブレム, 旗幟, 表号, 表象, 象徴
Symbol an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
Synonyms: マーク, シンボル, 信号, , , 注連, 略号, , 符丁, 符号, 紋章, 表号, 表徴, 表象, , 記号, 象徴
Stand For express indirectly by an image, form, or model
Synonyms: シンボライズ, 意味, 模す, 現す, 表す, 表現, 象る, 象徴
Symbolising the act of representing something with a symbol
Synonyms: 象徴
Symbolize represent or identify by using a symbol
Synonyms: 象徴
Represent be representative or typical for
Synonyms: 代理, 代表, 現す, 表す, 説明, 象る, 象徴
Epitomize embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of
Synonyms: 代表, 象徴
Emblem special design or visual object representing a quality, type, group, etc.
Synonyms: エンブレム, 旗幟, 表号, 表象, 象徴
Symbolization something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
Synonyms: シンボル, 表徴, 表象, 象徴
Stand For be a symbol
Synonyms: シンボライズ, 意味, 模す, 現す, 表す, 表現, 象る, 象徴
Symbolize use symbols
Synonyms: 象徴

Meanings for each kanji in 象徴

elephant; pattern after; imitate; image; shape; sign (of the times) Kanji Details »
indications; sign; omen; symptom; collect; seek; refer to; question Kanji Details »

Categories 象徴 is a member of

Stand For express indirectly by an image, form, or model
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Intend mean or intend to express or convey
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Be have the quality of being
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Figure a decorative or artistic work
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Symbolization something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
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Signaling any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message
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Represent describe or present, usually with respect to a particular quality
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Representational Process any basic cognitive process in which some entity comes to stand for or represent something else
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Figuration representing figuratively as by emblem or allegory
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Sample Sentences for 象徴

The statue expresses freedom.
Long ago in early cultures, the ball in the game was the symbol of the sun.
A dove is a symbol of peace.
They lost some symbols of social intercourse.
I think hairiness is a symbol of masculinity, so I really like it.

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