Examples of symbolism in a Sentence
The story was filled with religious symbolism.
Recent Examples of symbolism from the Web
Often the film seems about to collapse beneath the weight of Sheridan’s visual and aural symbolism.
Dream Circle Share, 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 19 at Brincka Cross Gardens examines the symbolism and meaning of dreams.
But experts say individual sanctions, while providing strong symbolism, have had little or no impact on Maduro's policies and that broader oil-sector and financial sanctions may be the only way to make the Venezuelan government feel economic pain.
Symbolism took on even greater power than usual during this time, since no one really had a name for the divide Trump was opening up with his politics.
He must be dragged down from his pedestal and robbed of his greater symbolism and meaning, which holds the key to his claim to power.
Obviously in terms of symbolism, though, nothing beats the Iron Throne.
These modest returns, the illiquid nature of the stocks and the fact that shareholders have no say over policy decisions or who the governor is means holding Reserve Bank shares is more about sentiment and symbolism than about chasing yields. 5.
Even without these animated visuals, there is plenty of fantasy already – as well as Masonic symbolism -- in Mozart’s final opera, a collaboration with his fellow Freemason, Emanuel Schikaneder.
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First Known Use of symbolism
SYMBOLISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of symbolism for English Language Learners
: the use of symbols to express or represent ideas or qualities in literature, art, etc.
: the particular idea or quality that is expressed by a symbol
SYMBOLISM Defined for Kids
Definition of symbolism for Students
- The story was filled with symbolism.
- What is the symbolism of the lion and lamb in this picture?
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