- Exemplified is defined as presented the perfect example of something.
If you were trying to teach others good behavior and you were absolutely as polite and well-behaved as could be, this is an example of when you exemplified good behavior.
- simple past tense and past participle of exemplify
Variant of exemplify
transitive verbexemplified, exemplifying
- to show by example; serve as an example of
- to make a legally attested or certified copy or transcript of (a document) under seal
Origin of exemplifyMiddle English exemplifien ; from Old French exemplifier ; from Medieval Latin exemplificare ; from Classical Latin exemplum, an example + facere, to make, do