What does the word symmetrical mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Symmetrically.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Symmetric.

Usage examples for symmetrical

  1. The truth is, that all these elaborate and symmetrical theories prove too much; and what is worse, they all spring from an ignorance, or a neglect, of the great facts of human nature. – Dante: His Times and His Work by Arthur John Butler
  2. She now saw that in the centre of the room, on the ground, there was a symmetrical pyramid of sand, and that the Diviner was gently folding together a bag in his long and flexible fingers. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  3. It has been my earnest prayer that I might be permitted to carry out in the case of McGill my ideal of a complete and symmetrical university suited to this country, and particularly to the English population of this Province. – McGill and its Story, 1821-1921 by Cyrus Macmillan