having similarity in size, shape, and relative position of corresponding parts
harmonious, proportionate, symmetrical(adj)
exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities
Exhibiting symmetry; having harmonious or proportionate arrangement of parts; having corresponding parts or relations
involving or exhibiting symmetry; proportional in parts; having its parts in due proportion as to dimensions; as, a symmetrical body or building
having the organs or parts of one side corresponding with those of the other; having the parts in two or more series of organs the same in number; exhibiting a symmetry. See Symmetry, 2
having an equal number of parts in the successive circles of floral organs; -- said of flowers
having a likeness in the form and size of floral organs of the same kind; regular
having a common measure; commensurable
having corresponding parts or relations
Origin: [Cf. F. symtrique. See Symmetry.]
The numerical value of symmetrical in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of symmetrical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Like the ski resort full of girls hunting for husbands and husbands hunting for girls, the situation is not as symmetrical as it might seem.
If we put the emphasis upon the right things, if we live the life that is worth while and then fail, we will survive all disasters, we will out-live all misfortune. We should be so well balanced and symmetrical, that nothing which could ever happen could throw us off our center, so that no matter what misfortune should overtake us, there would still be a whole magnificent man or woman left after being stripped of everything else.
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- simètricCatalan, Valencian
- souměrný, symetrickýCzech
- co-chothromachScottish Gaelic
- rázmjēran, sklȁdan, simètričanSerbo-Croatian
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