Synonyms for (verb) exemplify

Synonyms: instance, illustrate, exemplify

Definition: clarify by giving an example of

Similar words: lucubrate, dilate, elaborate, expand, expatiate, exposit, expound, enlarge, flesh out

Definition: add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing

Usage: She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation


Synonyms: exemplify, represent

Definition: be characteristic of

Usage: This compositional style is exemplified by this fugue

Similar words: personify, embody, be

Definition: represent, as of a character on stage

Usage: Derek Jacobi was Hamlet