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sample

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sample

  1. to put (something) to a test <sampled the soup to see if it tasted good> Synonyms try, testRelated Words check (out), examine, experiment (with), explore, feel (out), investigate, research, study; resample, retest


sample

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sample

  1. 1 a number of things selected from a group to stand for the whole <based on a sample of the menu items, we decided that this was the best restaurant in town> Synonyms cross section, sampler, sampling, selection, slice Related Words case, example, exemplar, exemplification, illustration, instance, representative, specimen; archetype, classic, locus classicus, paradigm, prototype; microcosm

  2. 2 one of a group or collection that shows what the whole is like <this vase is a sample of the high-quality glassware that the glassblowers can produce> Synonyms case, exemplar, exemplification, illustration, instance, prototype, representative, example, specimenRelated Words archetype, classic, locus classicus, paradigm; cross section, microcosm; evidence, indication, manifestation, sign


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