epit·o·me

epit·o·me
/ıˈpıtəmi/ noun, pl -mes [count]
: a perfect example : an example that represents or expresses something very well
— usually used in the phrase the epitome of

Your response was the epitome of good sense.

In his tailored suit and fashionable haircut, he was the (very) epitome of style.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • epit — epit; epit·a·sis; epit·o·ma·tor; epit·o·me; epit·o·mist; epit·o·mize; epit·o·miz·er; epit·ro·phy; epit·o·cous; epit·o·kous; …   English syllables

  • epit. — 1. epitaph. 2. epitome. * * * …   Universalium

  • épit — (é pi) s. m. Grande perche de bois qui forme le manche d une pelle à feu dans les salines. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Le même que épieu …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • epit. — 1) epitaph 2) epitome …   From formal English to slang

  • epit — abbreviation 1. epitaph 2. epitome …   Useful english dictionary

  • epit. — 1. epitaph. 2. epitome …   Useful english dictionary

  • epit·o·mise — ↑epitomize …   Useful english dictionary

  • epit·o·mize — …   Useful english dictionary

  • epitome — epit·o·me …   English syllables

  • epitomiser — epitˈomizer or epitˈomiser noun Someone who abridges • • • Main Entry: ↑epitome …   Useful english dictionary

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