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archetypenoun [C]

literature the ​originalmodel or a ​perfectexample of something
adjective [not gradable]  /ˌɑr·kɪˈtɑɪ·pəl/
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archetypenoun [C]

uk   /ˈɑː.kɪ.taɪp/  us   /ˈɑːr-/
a ​typicalexample of something, or the ​originalmodel of something from which ​others are ​copied: The United States is the archetype of a ​federalsociety.
adjective uk   /ˌɑː.kɪˈtaɪ.pəl/ /ˈɑː.kɪˌ-/  us   /ˌɑːr-/ (also archetypical )
an archetypal ​Englishgentleman
adverb uk   /ˌɑː.kɪˈtɪp.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /ˌɑːr-/
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Translations of “archetype”
in Spanish Arquetipo…
in Vietnamese nguyên mẫu…
in Malaysian contoh tipikal…
in Thai ต้นแบบ, แม่แบบ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 原型, 典型…
in Indonesian contoh sempurna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 原型, 典型…
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