Part of speech:
Representing or serving to represent
Exhibiting the qualities, traits, or characteristics that identify a kind, class, group, or category:
Of or constituting the special character; typical; distinctive
Acting or serving as an illustration.
Representing by means of a figure, symbol, or likeness
The definition of substitute is someone or something used in place of another person or thing.
Tending to suggest something considered improper or indecent; risqué
Find another word for symbolic. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for symbolic, like: emblematic, symbolical, representative, typical, indicatory, indicative, symptomatic, characteristic, illustrative, metaphorical and figurative.