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Meaning of word example from English dictionary with examples, synonyms and antonyms.

example   noun

Meaning : An item of information that is typical of a class or group.

Example : This patient provides a typical example of the syndrome.
There is an example on page 10.

Synonyms : illustration, instance, representative

Meaning : A representative form or pattern.

Example : I profited from his example.

Synonyms : model

Meaning : Something to be imitated.

Example : An exemplar of success.
A model of clarity.
He is the very model of a modern major general.

Synonyms : exemplar, good example, model

Meaning : Punishment intended as a warning to others.

Example : They decided to make an example of him.

Synonyms : deterrent example, lesson, object lesson

Meaning : An occurrence of something.

Example : It was a case of bad judgment.
Another instance occurred yesterday.
But there is always the famous example of the Smiths.

Synonyms : case, instance

Meaning : A task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding.

Example : You must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook.

Synonyms : exercise