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"What does Example Mean in English"

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Definition of Example

one of a number of things, or a part of something, taken to show the character of the whole:
This painting is an example of his early work.
a pattern or model, as of something to be imitated or avoided:
to set a good example.
an instance serving for illustration; specimen:
The case histories gave carefully detailed examples of this disease.
an instance illustrating a rule or method, as a mathematical problem proposed for solution.
an instance, especially of punishment, serving as a warning to others:
Public executions were meant to be examples to the populace.
a precedent; parallel case:
an action without example.
verb (used with object), exampled, exampling.
Rare. to give or be an example of; exemplify (used in the passive).

Example Example in a sentance

Example Sentences for example

He cares nothing, for example, for what we call the beauties of nature.

It was not as if they had surrendered and then imitated the example of the treacherous Ignacio.

Simply consider, for example, those in our old singing-class.

Ham was an apt scholar, and improved upon the precept and example of his father.

For much mischief is done in this way, if only in the example set.

The old Russian boyars were an example of such an aristocracy.

Ha, theyll say that if I dont give an example myself, my family does!

The loyalists were clamoring for an example that should stay the revolution.

For example, the strongest muscle in the body is that by which one rises on the toes.

He had some raw, untrained men with him, and he believed in teaching by example.

History of Example

Word Origin & History

example late 14c., partial re-Latinization of earlier essample, from O.Fr. essample, from L. exemplum "a sample," lit. "that which is taken out," from eximere "take out, remove" (see exempt). Oldest English senses are of "behavior" and "punishment."

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