Example synonyms

ĭg-zăm'pəl
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A step in proceeding; occasion or case
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A representative
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An example:
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something to be imitated
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A simplified representation used to explain the workings of a real world system or event.
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The full-scale model used in making a sand mold for casting metal
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A first form or model from which others are made or developed:
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An original type, form, or instance serving as a basis or standard:
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A level of quality or attainment.
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(Typography, by extension) The nature of a piece of alphabetic type, whether a “capital” (upper case) or “small” (lower case) letter.
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The act of illustrating; the act of making clear and distinct; education; also, the state of being illustrated, or of being made clear and distinct.
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A part, piece, or item taken or shown as representative of a whole thing, group, species, etc.; specimen; pattern
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(Informal) A (specified kind of) individual or person
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A goal or principle, esp. one of a noble character
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Something that serves as a warning or encouragement.
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The action of the verb warn; an instance of warning someone.
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(US) The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions. syn. transl.
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An example from real life that typifies/explains a principle or teaches a lesson.
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(Psychology) A person who is regarded as embodying or conforming to a set image or type.
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(Uncountable) The text of newspaper articles.
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Any object, typically material, which is meant to represent another (usually abstract) even if there is no meaningful relationship.
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An idealized type or model:
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The definition of a mirror is a surface that reflects, or anything that gives a true image of a person or thing.
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Of such high quality that it should serve as an example to be imitated.
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A temporary manifestation or aspect of a continuing entity:
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A representative
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A specific activity performed to develop or maintain fitness or a skill:
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One who may speak for another in a particular capacity, especially in negotiation.
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A well known usage of a scientific theory.
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(Law) An officially certified copy of a document.
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An order issued by a law enforcement officer to appear in court at a specific time to defend oneself against the criminal allegations contained in the order. See also summons.
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(Idiomatic) An example that illustrates a point.
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A representative
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The definition of an archetype is the first of its kind and the basis for all to follow it.
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The definition of an exponent is a person who establishes or promotes principles or methods.
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A system of assumptions, concepts, values, and practices that constitutes a way of viewing reality.
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Convention or custom arising from long practice:
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(Gram.) Any word or word group, as a pronoun, the verb to do, etc., used in place of another word or words (Ex.: did for shouted in “she shouted, and he did, too”)
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(Formal, often law) It or them, without a connotation of similarity.
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An instance that warns or discourages prospective imitators
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The definition of a quotation is words or phrases that are taken from someone else or from literary work or the asking price of something.
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(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
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To make an epitome of; sum up.
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Giving or containing monition; admonishing
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Related as members of a substitution class
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Of or pertaining to a prototype
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Of or pertaining to a prototype; prototypical
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Of, relating to, or having the nature of a quintessence; being the most typical:
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(By extension) an object of scorn or derision
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A statement or an account describing something:
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(Of a class of items) A representative example.
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A brief story used to make a point in an argument or to illustrate a moral truth.
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The definition of an incarnation is a person who stands for some abstract idea, or a person who embodies a God or deity in the flesh.
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A passage typically or frequently cited as authoritative in illustrating a certain point or subject
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(Typography) A size of type between great primer and double pica. [from 18th c.]
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Quintessence is someone or something that is a classic example of a characteristic or persona.
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(Computing theory) A tag attached to variables and values used in determining which kinds of value can be used in which situations; a data type.
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The act of typifying
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To give as a reason or proof; cite as an example
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To give definite, tangible, or visible form to; make concrete
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To exemplify is defined as to be the perfect example of something or to give an example to illustrate a point.
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To represent by an image, a form, or a model; symbolize or prefigure.
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punishment intended as a warning to others
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Synonym Study

  • Illustration is used of an instance or example that helps to explain or clarify something this sentence is an illustration of the use of a word See also syn. study at model.
  • Case is applied to any happening or condition that demonstrates the general existence or occurrence of something a case of mistaken identity
  • Instance refers to a person, thing, or event that is adduced to prove or support a general statement here is an instance of his sincerity
  • Example is applied to something that is cited as typical of the members of its group his novel is an example of romantic literature
Find another word for example. In this page you can discover 66 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for example, like: instance, exempli gratia (Latin), for-instance, good example, model, pattern, original, prototype, standard, case and illustration.