Synonyms of symbolic in English:

symbolic


See definition of symbolic

adjective

1‘few buildings can be as symbolic of the Roman Empire as the mighty Colosseum’

SYNONYMS

emblematic, representative, typical, characteristic, distinctive, symptomatic

meaningful, significant

2‘religious language is mostly used in symbolic or metaphorical ways’

SYNONYMS

figurative, representative, illustrative, emblematic, allegorical, parabolic, non-literal, allusive, denotative, connotative, suggestive, mnemonic

ANTONYMS

literal