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Synonym of Example

Example Synonyme from Moby Thesaurus

Moby Thesaurus
example
Synonyms and related words:
admonishment, admonition, alarm, archetype, as an example, benchmark, call to mind, case, case in point, caution, caveat, citation, cite, cite a particular, criterion, cross reference, cross section, demonstrate, demonstration, deterrent example, document, emblem, embodiment, exemplar, exempli gratia, exemplification, exemplify, explanation, exponent, final notice, final warning, for example, for instance, give a for-instance, hint, illustrate, illustration, instance, item, itemize, lesson, little bite, little smack, model, monition, moral, name, norm, notice, notification, object lesson, particular, particularize, pattern, prototype, quotation, quote, reference, relevant instance, representation, representative, sample, specimen, standard, symbol, taste, taster, threat, tip-off, to illustrate, type, typical example, typification, ultimatum, verbum sapienti, warning, warning piece
  

  



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WordNet 2.0
example

Noun
1. an item of information that is representative of a type; "this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome"; "there is an example on page 10"
(synonym) illustration, instance, representative
(hypernym) information
(hyponym) apology, excuse
(derivation) exemplify, represent
2. a representative form or pattern; "I profited from his example"
(synonym) model
(hypernym) representation, mental representation, internal representation
(hyponym) lodestar, loadstar
(derivation) exemplify, represent
3. something to be imitated; "an exemplar of success"; "a model of clarity"; "he is the very model of a modern major general"
(synonym) exemplar, model, good example
(hypernym) ideal
(hyponym) beauty, beaut
(derivation) exemplify, illustrate, instance
4. punishment intended as a warning to others; "they decided to make an example of him"
(synonym) deterrent example, lesson, object lesson
(hypernym) admonition, monition, warning, word of advice
5. an occurrence of something; "it was a case of bad judgment"; "another instance occurred yesterday"; "but there is always the famous example of the Smiths"
(synonym) case, instance
(hypernym) happening, occurrence, natural event
(hyponym) humiliation, mortification
(derivation) exemplify, illustrate, instance
6. a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding; "you must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook"
(synonym) exercise
(hypernym) lesson

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