Definition of 'epitome'
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Who is the epitome of modern elegance? Times, Sunday Times (2008)My room was the epitome of elegance. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They have become the epitome of the little man made good. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The wacky has become the epitome of respectability and sanity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Taurus is the epitome of classic cool. The Sun (2015)They are the epitome of style. The Sun (2014)I thought this was the epitome of cool. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Surely the epitome of cool. The Sun (2012)It's the epitome of English style. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Confident, tanned and talkative, he looked the epitome of the champion he longs to be again. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I'd always thought the epitome of luxury shopping was when your purchase got a ribbon and your receipt got put in one of those little envelopes. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. epitome is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'epitome'
British English: epitome NOUN
If you say that a person or thing is the epitome of something, you are emphasizing that they are the best possible example of it.
She was the epitome of sophistication.
Definition of epitome from the Collins English Dictionary
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