Part of speech: adjective


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Usage examples "emblematic":

  1. Today those stars we worship in our flag As emblematic of each sovereign state; Tomorrow we demand the " stars and bars" Supplant them as Imperialistic sign. - "'A Comedy of Errors' in Seven Acts", Spokeshave (AKA Old Fogy).
  2. Below it is placed a great stone, covered with a rich design of that spiral ornamentation peculiar to the ancient Irish- emblematic, it is said, of eternity, without beginning and without end. - "The Charm of Ireland", Burton Egbert Stevenson.
  3. Both women sprinkle a line of sacred meal, emblematic of the straight road which the child must follow to win the favor of its gods. - "The Religious Life of the Zuñi Child Bureau of American Ethnology", (Mrs.) Tilly E. (Matilda Coxe Evans) Stevenson.