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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Isaiah Owens, 6-5, sr., Milwaukee Lutheran: Big, strong, fast, Owens epitomized a big-play receiver.
Ed was a true champion for working people and epitomized the California spirit.
The evening was epitomized in that fateful second inning when the Astros added huge insult to injury.
The Iron Bowl epitomizes the hard road the Crimson Tide had to travel to reach the Sugar Bowl.
Amid claims to pack pistols, get it on with everyone else’s girl and smoke copious amounts of dope, Pump does epitomize the subgenre’s shrugging playfulness.
Nobody epitomizes the Dodgers’ current journey more than their free-spirited, 26-year-old right fielder who, since joining the team at the start of its division-title run in 2013, has run the gamut from star to scorned and now back to star again.
With a relentless lineup, flawless relief pitching and a collective charisma epitomized by the bat-flipping Yasiel Puig, the Dodgers are still unbeaten in the postseason and off to a strong start in the NL Championship Series.
The filmmakers pulled back to a building in Hollywood with a rooftop view that epitomized the L.A. dream.
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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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