Student Thesaurus

One entry found for epitome.
Entry Word: epitome
Function: noun
Text: 1 a short statement of the main points <the golden rule is often cited as the epitome of moral conduct: "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you"> -- see SUMMARY
2 a visible representation of something abstract (as a quality) <the prestigious prep school prides itself on being widely regarded as the epitome of tradition and old-fashioned values> -- see EMBODIMENT
3 the most perfect type or example <Mahatma Gandhi is often cited as the epitome of resolute reformer who uses nonviolence to bring about social and political change> -- see QUINTESSENCE 1