Examples of epitomize in a Sentence
This student's struggles epitomize the trouble with our schools.
his personal code of behavior on the playing field is epitomized by his favorite saying, “Nice guys finish last”
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Few bands epitomize mid-'00s Fuse-esque music video playlists more than Panic!
The photo above epitomizes Wilson's life on the field: Always on the run playing behind the worst offensive line in football.
Bledsoe epitomizes Phoenix’s deep, irresistible rot.
Packers 26, Saints 24 No team in the league epitomizes the unpredictable nature of the NFL better than the Jaguars, who have beaten the Ravens, Steelers and Texans and lost to the Jets, Rams and Titans.
His Lola perfectly epitomized the classic drag queen’s panache for exhibitionism and camp.
The flamingos that once prowled the property were long gone (or hiding in shame) and the monkey cages, while clean, seemed to epitomize the place — an icky vestige of another era.
More than a monument to a rich and presumably vain architect, Sir John Soane’s Museum epitomizes the wonder of collecting and the joy of sharing one’s riches.
The Sherwood District Court epitomizes the criminalization of poverty and the corrupting effect of financial incentives on our local courts.
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First Known Use of epitomize
Synonymsabstract, boil down, brief, digest, encapsulate, summarize, outline, recap, recapitulate, reprise, sum up, synopsize, wrap up
Related Wordsabridge, condense, curtail, cut back, shorten; downsize, shrink; concentrate, consolidate; decoct, essentialize; simplify, streamline
Near Antonymselongate, extend, lengthen, prolong, protract; amplify, elaborate (on or upon), enlarge (on or upon), expand, supplement
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