Part of speech:
Representing or serving to represent
Representing by means of a figure, symbol, or likeness
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.
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 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for symbolic, like: emblematic, symbolical, representative, figurative, emblematical, indicative, metaphorical, metaphoric, typical, indicatory and characteristic.