To be an epitome of.
To indicate or communicate by signs or symbols:
Illustrate is defined as to make clear or to tell a story using drawings, pictures, examples or comparisons.
To think of or represent (an inanimate object or abstraction) as having personality or the qualities, thoughts, or movements of a living being:
To embody is defined as to represent in bodily form or to bring together as a whole.
To characterize is to describe something by its distinctive and unique features.
Substitute means to use something instead of the originally needed item or to have a person do something for another.
To have intentions of a specified kind; be disposed:
Find another word for typifies. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for typifies, like: epitomizes, represents, symbolizes, illustrates, exemplifies, prefigures, personifies, embodies, characterizes, substitutes and means.