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Noun: symbol  sim-bul
  1. An arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
  2. Something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
    "the eagle is a symbol of the United States";
    - symbolization, symbolisation [Brit], symbolic representation
Verb: symbol (symbolled,symbolling, or [US] symboled,symboling)  sim-bul
Usage: archaic
  1. Represent or identify by using a symbol; use symbols
    - symbolize, symbolise [Brit]
  2. Express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol
    - typify, symbolize, symbolise [Brit], stand for, represent

Sounds like: Sidney, Ssymbol

Derived forms: symboled, symbolled, symbols, symbolling, symboling

Type of: intend, mean, represent, representational process, sign, signal, signaling [N. Amer], signalling [Brit, Cdn]

Encyclopedia: Symbol, Kentucky