All in all, Bates strikes me as a good upstanding Englishman—the epitome of stiff-upper-lip resolve and restraint.
Brown was the epitome of the post-feminist idea of her time as an over 40 single mother with a powerful career.
He really is the epitome of the cliché “women want him and men want to be him.”
It was the epitome of Kim Kardashian, and a fitting summation of the Year of Butt.
He is the epitome of the Pakistani officer corps and the so-called deep state.
That "I am" seems a sort of epitome of the humanism, not to say of the pathos of the humanism of the time.
Talking, rightly considered, is the expression and epitome of life itself.
There is no need to form an abstract or epitome of a work in which nothing is superfluous, nothing valueless.
A concentrated, but full and powerful, epitome of his labours was the consequence.
The author has drawn fully from the best writers on the subject, and her book is an epitome of the best thought of all.
1520s, "an abstract; brief statement of the chief points of some writing," from Middle French épitomé (16c.), from Latin epitome "abridgment," from Greek epitome "abridgment," from epitemnein "cut short, abridge," from epi "into" (see epi-) + temnein "to cut" (see tome). Sense of "person or thing that typifies something" is first recorded c.1600.