epitomise
British variant of epitomize

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  • epitomise — British English spelling of EPITOMIZE (Cf. epitomize). For spelling, see IZE (Cf. ize). Related: Epitomising; epitomises …   Etymology dictionary

  • epitomise — (Brit.) v. summarize, typify, exemplify (also epitomize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epitomise — /əˈpɪtəmaɪz/ (say uh pituhmuyz) verb (t) (epitomised, epitomising) 1. to be the personification of: to epitomise all that is good in humankind. 2. Rare to contain in small compass. 3. Rare to make an epitome of. Also, epitomize. –epitomiser, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • epitomise — verb embody the essential characteristics of or be a typical example of The fugue typifies Bach s style of composition • Syn: ↑typify, ↑epitomize • Derivationally related forms: ↑epitome, ↑epitome (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • epitomised — epitomise (Brit.) v. summarize, typify, exemplify (also epitomize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epitomises — epitomise (Brit.) v. summarize, typify, exemplify (also epitomize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epitomising — epitomise (Brit.) v. summarize, typify, exemplify (also epitomize) …   English contemporary dictionary

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