Here again the curious submissive nature of the woman was exampled.
In this young wood of Taahauku, all these hues and combinations were exampled and repeated by the score.
When I exampled polygamy, Hill became passionate, and asked if I was an abolitionist.
Dicky, already zealous at work as exampled in rush bag-making, listened with wistful pride.
At length the two men found themselves alone, and their understanding of each other was exampled by the prompt inquiry of Parker.
The doings of the Black Prince might, also be exampled as inducing the study of the geography of northern France.
In this young wood of Taahauku all these hues and combinations were exampled and repeated by the score.
late 14c., partial re-Latinization of earlier essample, asaumple (mid-13c.), from Old French essemple "sample, model, example, precedent, cautionary tale," from Latin exemplum "a sample," literally "that which is taken out," from eximere "take out, remove" (see exempt (adj.)). Oldest English senses are of "behavior" and "punishment."
of Christ (1 Pet. 2:21; John 13:15); of pastors to their flocks (Phil. 3:17; 2 Thess. 3:9; 1 Tim. 4:12; 1 Pet. 5:3); of the Jews as a warning (Heb. 4:11); of the prophets as suffering affliction (James 5:10).