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 Dictionary entry overview: What does epitomize mean? 

  The verb EPITOMIZE has 1 sense:

1. embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of

  Familiarity information: EPITOMIZE used as a verb is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1epitomize [BACK TO TOP]


Embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of

Classified under:

Verbs of being, having, spatial relations


epitomise; epitomize; typify

Context example:

The fugue typifies Bach's style of composition

Hypernyms (to "epitomize" is one way to...):

represent; stand for; symbolise; symbolize; typify (express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Something ----s something

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