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Examples of emblem in a Sentence
The flag is the emblem of our nation.
He has come to be regarded as an emblem of conservatism.
Recent Examples of emblem from the Web
But the cheminot remains a romantic figure, and high-speed railways are an emblem of French technological prowess.
On Sunday, April Fools' Day, the orchestra unveiled the new character that will serve as its emblem going forward.
The Spanish Patent and Trademark Office also concluded that InfoVaticana.com’s designers had used copyrighted symbols and emblems without the copyright owner’s permission.
Accusations — even before they're substantiated violations — stick to a school’s emblem like gum to the bottom of a shoe.
The colorful clothing paired with necklaces and emblems representing African culture was a perfect depiction of the beauty that is Africa.
Designed by artist Lin Cunzhen, the official emblem for the 2022 Winter Olympics was unveiled in Beijing in December.
Church buildings are visible emblems of Jesus’ street-level proximity and daily accessibility.
In the age of Time's Up and #MeToo, Garland's life is a particularly harrowing emblem of how Hollywood can warp and abuse young women.
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First Known Use of emblem
EMBLEM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of emblem for English Language Learners
: an object or picture used to suggest a thing that cannot be shown
: a person or thing that represents an idea
EMBLEM Defined for Kids
Synonym Discussion of emblem
- The eagle is one of our national emblems.
- The lion is the symbol of courage.
- This gift is a token of our love.
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