in token of (something)

in token of (something)

In a show of something; as a symbol of something. In token of our appreciation, we present you with this medal. Nana told me she was giving me her locket in token of her affection for me.
See also: of, token
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

in token of

As a sign or symbol of, as in He gave her a ring in token of his love, or In token of our esteem, we dedicate this hospital wing to Dr. Lurie. [Early 1500s]
See also: of, token
The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer. Copyright © 2003, 1997 by The Christine Ammer 1992 Trust. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

in token of

As an indication of: a ring given in token of love.
See also: of, token
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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