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Synonyms of 'token'

(noun) 
Definition
a symbol, sign, or indication of something
He sent her a gift as a token of his appreciation.
Synonyms
symbol
The artist uses the oak tree as a symbol of strength.
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mark
Shopkeepers closed their shutters as a mark of respect.
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sign
His face and movements rarely betrayed any sign of nerves.
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note
He has never been able to read or transcribe musical notes.
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evidence
Police said there was no evidence of a struggle.
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earnest (old-fashioned)
He gave us the money as an earnest of his good faith.
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index
Weeds are an index to the character of the soil.
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expression
We attended as an expression of solidarity.
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demonstration
an unprecedented demonstration of people power
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proof
You must have proof of residence in the state.
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indication
He gave no indication that he was ready to compromise.
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clue
Scientists have discovered a clue that may unlock the puzzle.
a vital clue to the killer's identity
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badge
Urbanization became both a goal and a badge of progress.
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manifestation
Different animals have different manifestations of the disease.
(noun) 
Definition
a gift voucher that can be used as payment for goods of a specified value
£10 book tokens
Synonyms
voucher
The winners will each receive a voucher for a pair of cinema tickets.
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coupon
a coupon giving £5 off your weekly shoppping bill
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chit
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credit note
(noun) 
Definition
a metal or plastic disc, such as a substitute for currency for use in a slot machine
The older phones only accept tokens.
Synonyms
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counter
Players throw dice to move their counters round the board.
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chip
He gambled all his chips on one number.
(noun) 
Synonyms
memento
I took a selfie to provide a memento of the day.
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memorial
The museum will serve as a memorial to all those who died.
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souvenir
a souvenir of our trip to Paris
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remembrance
As a remembrance, he left a photo album.
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keepsake
a keepsake of their brief encounter
(adjective) 
Definition
intended to create an impression but having no real importance
weak token gestures with no real consequences
Synonyms
nominal
The ferries carry bicycles for a nominal charge.
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symbolic
The move today was largely symbolic.
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minimal
effective defence with minimal expenditure
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superficial
He only gave it a superficial glance through.
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perfunctory
She gave the list only a perfunctory glance.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of badge
Definition
any revealing feature or mark
Urbanization became both a goal and a badge of progress.
in the sense of chip
Definition
a counter used to represent money in gambling games
He gambled all his chips on one number.
Synonyms
in the sense of clue
Definition
something that helps to solve a problem or unravel a mystery
Scientists have discovered a clue that may unlock the puzzle.a vital clue to the killer's identity

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