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