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Spanish translation of “example”


noun /iɡˈzaːmpl/
something that represents other things of the same kind; a specimen an example of his handwriting. something that shows clearly or illustrates a fact etc Can you give me an example of how this word is used? a person or thing that is a pattern to be copied She was an example to the rest of the class. a warning to be heeded Let this be an example to you, and never do it again! for example /iːˈdʒiː/ (often abbreviated to eg) for instance; as an example
por ejemplo
Several European countries have no sea coast – for example, Switzerland and Austria.
make an example of to punish as a warning to others The judge decided to make an example of the young thief and sent him to prison for five years. set (someone) an example to act in such a way that other people will copy one’s behaviour Teachers must set a good example to their pupils.
(Definition of example from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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