Pretypify
Pretypify Pre*typ"i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. --Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster]

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  • pretypify — /pree tip euh fuy /, v.t., pretypified, pretypifying. to foreshadow or prefigure the type of: The father s personality pretypified his son s. [1650 60; PRE + TYPIFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • pretypify — pre·typify …   English syllables

  • pretypify — /ˌpriˈtɪpəfaɪ/ (say .pree tipuhfuy) verb (t) (pretypified, pretypifying) to typify beforehand; prefigure …   Australian English dictionary

  • pretypify — (ˈ)prē+ transitive verb Etymology: pre + typify : to typify earlier : prefigure …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pretypified — Pretypify Pre*typ i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pretypifying — Pretypify Pre*typ i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adumbrate — Synonyms and related words: allude to, argue, augur, auspicate, becloud, bedim, bespeak, betoken, block out, bode, body forth, call, chalk out, characterize, cloud, darken, demonstrate, denote, dim, draft, drop a hint, embody, exemplify, figure,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • augur — Synonyms and related words: Cassandra, Druid, adumbrate, argue, astrologer, bespeak, betoken, bid fair to, bode, calamity howler, crystal gazer, divinator, divine, diviner, divineress, forebode, forecast, forecaster, foreknower, foreseer,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • demonstrate — Synonyms and related words: account for, adumbrate, advertise, affect, afford proof of, air, allegorize, approve, argue, ascertain, attest, audit, balance, balance the books, beef, bespeak, betoken, bitch, blazon forth, body forth, boggle,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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