Do you use this word but you’re not exactly sure what it means?
We will explain clearly in this post.
Epitome / ɪˈpɪtəmi,ɛ-/
When you say someone or something is an epitome of another it means it is a perfect example of a type, class or characteristic.
Let us explain further.
If you say a person is the epitome of something, you are emphasizing that they are the best possible example of a particular thing or person.
Epitome could also mean the summary of a written work.
Let’s give you examples.
Sola is an epitome of sophistication
The epitome of the Rules of Life was extracted from Samantha’s book.