Definition of EPITOMIZE

to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report) <his personal code of behavior on the playing field is epitomized by his favorite saying, Nice guys finish last>
Near Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen, prolong, protract; amplify, elaborate (on or upon), enlarge (on or upon), expand, supplement
to represent in visible form <the Parthenon in Athens epitomizes the ancient Greek ideal of architectural beauty>
Antonyms disembody

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