A vivid description or representation in words, especially a metaphor or simile:
A brief statement of the essential content of a book, article, speech, court record, etc.; summary
The definition of an illustration is a picture or a drawing or the act of creating the drawing, or is an example used to explain or prove something.
A statement giving a brief, general review or condensation; summary
A brief statement mentioning the main points of something:
A person or thing regarded as fulfilling this conception; perfect model
A condensed but comprehensive account of a body of information; summary or synopsis, as of scientific, legal, or literary material
The product of such an act
A summary or abstract
The definition of abridgment is the act of shortening something in length, especially a book, or is the shortened form of something.
That in which something is embodied; concrete expression of some idea, quality, etc.
Something representing a class or type; example; sample
An original model or type after which other similar things are patterned; a prototype:
Any person or thing serving as the type or embodiment of a quality or concept
Personification is giving human characteristics to non-living things or ideas.
One that serves as an example or type for others of the same classification.
The definition of an essence is a concentrated form of a flavor or fragrance.
A showing by example
A thing or part added; increase; specif., a room or rooms added to a building
The act of increasing:
An increase in the volume of a substance while its mass remains the same. Expansion is usually due to heating. When substances are heated, the molecular bonds between their particles are weakened, and the particles move faster, causing the substance to expand.
Find another word for epitomes. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for epitomes, like: images, paradigms, prototypes, abstracts, illustrations, synopses, summaries, models, ideals, exemplars and digests.