exemplify exemplify  /ɪɡ ˈzɛm plə ˌfaɪ/

Definition(s):

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

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • The Home Minister's decision not to take commandos as her security cover exemplifies how much she cares about pomp and show.

News

  1. Winners of 2013 PromaxBDA Awards Announced at Ceremony Hosted by Jay Mohr

    LOS ANGELES -- "Tonight is a celebration of the best of 2013 PromaxBDA Awards in excellence, creativity and strategic promotion, marketing and design, and these winners exemplify the best our industry ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Catoosa County credit union pays it forward with help for tornado victims

    The Catoosa Teachers Federal Credit Union is currently stepping up to the plate to exemplify its philosophy of “people helping people” by setting up a tornado relief account to help with the rebuil...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Rome News-Tribune

  3. United Way salutes committed community members

    Local residents Tom Chalmers and Dwight Haas exemplify what community service is all about, according to members of the United Way of Western Crawford County, who saw fit to honor them at the organization’s annual donor celebration, held at Sprague Farm & Brew Works in Venango on Saturday afternoon.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Meadville Tribune

Quotes

  1. "We have learned something important since the days that I served in Vietnam," Blumenthal said in Norwalk during a rally in support of the troops in March 2008, one of the speeches cited by the Times. "And you exemplify it. Whatever we think...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Richard Blumenthal Source: The Connecticut Mirror

  2. Referring to Eastwood's two 2006 releases, "Flags of Our Fathers" and the Oscar-nominated "Letters From Iwo Jima," MPAA chairman and CEO Dan Glickman said, "These films exemplify the true power of movies to tell human stories and inspire national...
    on Feb 1, 2007 By: Dan Glickman Source: Reuters

  3. "Both of these coaches exemplify what we expressed at our news conference earlier this week," said Spagnuolo, who was hired Saturday and introduced Monday. "That is the four pillars: Faith, character, core values and team first. In addition,...
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Steve Spagnuolo Source: International Herald Tribune

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