verb (used with object), e·pit·o·mized, e·pit·o·miz·ing.
Related formse·pit·o·mi·za·tion, noune·pit·o·miz·er, nounun·e·pit·o·mized, adjective
Examples from the Web for epitomise
It always seemed to her to characterise and to epitomise him, that grotesque expression.This Freedom|A. S. M. Hutchinson
You cannot epitomise the knowledge that it would take years to acquire into a few volumes that may be read in as many weeks.Friends in Council|Arthur Helps
Nearly 150 of these "Conversations" were written in all, and we epitomise here five of the best-known.
The actual achievements of Manet epitomise the secondary in art.Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning|Willard Huntington Wright
The words, "I am a workman first and an official afterwards," epitomise the creed of his life.The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton|Mrs. Russell Barrington