To serve as a sign or symbol of; as, mathematical symbols represent quantities or relations; words represent ideas or things.
To represent by an image, a form, or a model; symbolize or prefigure.
To ask for without demanding.
To think of or represent (an inanimate object or abstraction) as having personality or the qualities, thoughts, or movements of a living being:
To have intentions of a specified kind; be disposed:
Illustrate is defined as to make clear or to tell a story using drawings, pictures, examples or comparisons.
To be a typical example of:
To embody is defined as to represent in bodily form or to bring together as a whole.
Substitute means to use something instead of the originally needed item or to have a person do something for another.
Find another word for symbolizes. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for symbolizes, like: represents, typifies, suggests, signifies, personifies, means, illustrates, expresses, epitomizes, embodies and connotes.