exemplified exemplified  /ɪɡ ˈzɛm plə ˌfaɪd/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be characteristic of
  2. (v) clarify by giving an example of

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The two men who died exemplified individuals devoted to their God, their families, their fellow man, their communities and their profession.
  2. To paraphrase Ernest Hemingway they claim that in combat Kerry exemplified grace under pressure.
  3. I speak of the vampire, as exemplified by Park Chan-wook's terrific new South Korean film, Thirst.

News

  1. Nekromantix Returns to Boise

    When Nekromantix returns to Boise this week, it will be a rare chance to see rock 'n' roll giants on a small stage. Don't miss it. by Josh Gross The threads between rockabilly and schlocky horror date back to the '50s, when both were inseparably intertwined in American youth culture. But the combo may be best exemplified by Danish rockabilly legends Nekromantix, a band that actually started with ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Boise Weekly

  2. New MacBook Airs offer all-day battery life, better graphics performance

    If Apple has anything to say about it, the future of the notebook will be long and healthy. And it will be exemplified in the new versions of the MacBook Air, announced during Apple's WWDC 2013 keynote, and available immediately. Based on a new fourth-generation Core processor called Haswell ULT—the replacement for Intel's Ivy Bridge processor—the new lightweight notebooks feature significantly ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Macworld

  3. Miami Heat rout San Antonio Spurs in Game 2 of NBA Finals

    MIAMI -- As LeBron James pounded his chest, yelling with the crowd, it seemed like a lot of frustrations were pouring out. On a night that James didn't have much offensively for a majority of the game, his block on driving Tiago Splitter exemplified the defensive effort that led to a 103-84 Miami Heat victory vs. the San Antonio Spurs in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday. And after the play ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Arizona Republic

Quotes

  1. "His support of the team's drivers, crew and the racing industry is legendary," Haas said in a statement. "His pure joy at winning a pole position or winning a race exemplified the spirit he brought to his life and to all those that knew him....
    on Sep 27, 2008 By: Carl Haas Source: USA Today

  2. "For decades, (Eastwood) has exemplified the decency and goodness of spirit in his moviemaking," said MPAA Chairman Dan Glickman, lauding the filmmaker for his recent pair of World War II-themed works, "Flags of Our Fathers" and "Letters from...
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Dan Glickman Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "Phil was a unique figure who exemplified the joy of our game to millions of fans," commissioner Bud Selig said.
    on Aug 14, 2007 By: Bud Selig Source: SI.com

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