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symbolize

sym·bol·ize

symbolize

 
pronunciation:
sIm b laIz
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: symbolized, symbolizes, symbolizing
definition 1: to be a symbol of.
similar words:
emblem, stand for, token, typify
definition 2: to represent by means of a symbol or symbols.
similar words:
emblem, represent
derivation: symbolization (n.)