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We found 41 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word example:
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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. example: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. example: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. example: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. example: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. example: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. example: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Example, example, example: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. example: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. example: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. example: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. example: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. example: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Example, example: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. example: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. example: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. example: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Example (album), Example (musician), Example (rapper), Example, The Example (comics), The Example, .example: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Example: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. example: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. example: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. example: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. example: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. example: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. example: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. example: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. example: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. example: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. example: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. example: Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric [home, info]
  2. example: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]
  3. example: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. EXAMPLE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  2. example: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. example: Netlingo [home, info]
  2. example: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. example: Idioms [home, info]
  2. Example: Dictionary of Sorts [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Example: Easton Bible [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. example: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (example)

noun:  an item of information that is representative of a type ("This patient provides a typical example of the syndrome")
noun:  punishment intended as a warning to others ("They decided to make an example of him")
noun:  a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding ("You must work the examples at the end of each chapter in the textbook")
noun:  something to be imitated
noun:  a representative form or pattern ("I profited from his example")
noun:  an occurrence of something ("But there is always the famous example of the Smiths")

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