Definition of Emblematize

1. v. t. To represent by, or as by, an emblem; to symbolize.



Definition of Emblematize

1. Verb. (transitive) To stand as an emblem for; to represent. ¹

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Definition of Emblematize

1. [v -TIZED, -TIZING, -TIZES]

Medical Definition of Emblematize

1. To represent by, or as by, an emblem; to symbolize. "Anciently the sun was commonly emblematized by a starry or radiate figure." (Bp. Hurd) Origin: Emblematized; Emblematizing. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Emblematize

emblazonments
emblazonries
emblazonry
emblazons
emblem
emblema
emblemata
emblematic
emblematical
emblematically
emblematicize
emblematicized
emblematicizing
emblematist
emblematists
emblematize (current term)
emblematized
emblematizes
emblematizing
emblemed
emblement
emblements
embleming
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emblemized
emblemizes
emblemizing
emblems
emblems and insignia
emblic

Literary usage of Emblematize

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"... light effusions of national life which blend up love and flowers and sunshine together so pleasantly, and seem to emblematize the people who sing them. ..."

2. A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson, John Walker, Robert S. Jameson (1828)
"... (em-blem'-^-tist) n. ». A writer or inventer of emblem«. To emblematize, (em-blem'-V'i«:) vo To represent by an emblem. ..."

3. The Works of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb (1871)
"I do not exactly see why the goose and little goslings should emblematize a Quaker poet that has no children. But after all perhaps it is a pelican. ..."

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