Definition of “symbolize” - English Dictionary

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symbolizeverb [ T ]

us /ˈsɪm·bəˌlɑɪz/

to represent something:

The lighting of the Olympic torch symbolizes peace and friendship.

(Definition of “symbolize” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)