Synonyms of example in English:

example


See definition of example

noun

1‘a fine example of a 16th-century longhouse’

SYNONYMS
specimen, sample, exemplar, exemplification, instance, case, representative case, typical case, case in point, illustration

2‘we ought to follow their example’

SYNONYMS
precedent, lead, guide, model, pattern, blueprint, template, paradigm, exemplar, ideal, standard
parallel case
role model

3‘he was found guilty as an example to would-be burglars’

SYNONYMS
warning, caution, lesson, deterrent, admonition
sign, signal message, moral

Phrases

    for example

    ‘their teeth resemble those of many mammals, for example, bears’


    SYNONYMS
    for instance, e.g., to give an example, to give an instance, by way of illustration, as an illustration, to illustrate, such as, as, like
    in particular, namely, viz.