Student Thesaurus

One entry found for symbol.
Entry Word: symbol
Function: noun
Text: 1 a device, design, or figure used as an identifying mark <we immediately recognized the physician's symbol on the door--a staff entwined with a snake> -- see EMBLEM
2 a written or printed mark that is meant to convey information to the reader <the symbol ¶ indicates where a new paragraph should begin> -- see CHARACTER 1