symbol : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
- n something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible
the eagle is a symbol of the United States
- Just like Madonna and Michelle Pfeiffer, the peace symbol is turning 50 this year.
- Children light lamps in the shape of Swastika, a Hindu symbol of prosperity, on the eve of Hindu festival of Diwali in India in November 2004 Asians are rightly miffed that Adolf .
- The Da Vinci Code's master symbologist, Robert Langdon, returns to unlock the key to mystical wisdom in The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown.
News & Articles
- University Mound, true diversity symbol
University Mound, true diversity symbol [...] that is exactly what stands shrouded by cypress trees on obscure University Mound, the ranch-house home of the Convent of the Good Shepherd. "When I came here three years ago, I was struck by how cosmopolitan the city is," said Sister Barbara Beasley, community leader for the seven sisters who share meals and prayers under a dark pitched roof. The ...
June 12, 2013 - San Francisco Chronicle
- Clean Enviro Tech (OTCBB: CETC / Berlin & Stuttgart: A1KB22, ISIN: US18452C1080, SYMBOL: S03A) Enters Into Licensing ...
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jun 12, 2013) - Clean Enviro Tech ( OTCBB : CETC ) ( BERLIN : A1KB22 ) (ISIN: US18452C1080) (SYMBOL: S03A) ( www.cleanenvirotech.com ) ( www.cleanenvirotech.de ) an emerging leader in the development and marketing of next generation lithium-ion powered batteries worldwide and a leading developer of residential, Solar Concentrating, Electric Power Generation ...
June 12, 2013 - Marketwire
- #Bostonstrong Pride Is Driving Prices For Bruins Stanley Cup Tickets To New Records
Teams are often a symbol of their city's character. After one of the worst tragedies in Boston history, The Bruins unexpected run to the Stanley Cup Finals seems to be a reflection the city?s unyielding will to overcome, and advance. The run has produced a wellspring of city pride that has also driven ticket prices way up compared to the Bruins last Stanley Cup visit in 2011.
June 12, 2013 - Forbes
- Jacques Rogge in 940 News
I'm definitely concerned about what has happened in London and in Paris,Rogge said. "I'm deeply saddened by the fact that such an important symbol has been attacked. We recognize the right for people to protest and express their views but...
- David Cameron in Los Angeles Times
It was a dreadful day, but it is also a day that will remain, I believe, a symbol of the enduring bravery of the British people,Cameron told the House of Commons.
- Daniel Radcliffe in Socialite Life (blog)
Of the New Moon star, Daniel said, "Rob Pattinson is a genuine sexy guy. He's got the height. If girls like short and nerdy, then I'm a sex symbol!"