verb (used with object), e·pit·o·mized, e·pit·o·miz·ing.
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