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representing or constituting an original type after which other similar things are patterned

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Lastly, the one dancer must "embody" (Thomas's word in the film) the archetypally opposite white and black swans.
The larger group is taken under the wing of an archetypally gruff, understated British commando, Gavan Duffy.
Kaye, "Sebastian's silent lover does not simply embody the archetypally feminine; she represents female sexuality in its imagined potential to induce murderous psychic disorder in the male" ("A Splendid Readiness for Death" 120).
She has described herself as a painter, but wouldn't describe herself as only a painter, and the way in which her practice has become so extended is archetypally post-medium,' Wilson says.
utterance that ended Scola's archetypally suspended comedy/non-comedy/serious comedy about Italy's fate from more than one generation ago, We All Loved Each Other (Ci eravamo tanto amati, 1974).
29) In scene 4 (70-71), for example, Winston's fantasized depiction of John's visit to a prostitute on his return to New Brighton exemplifies the two men's archetypally sexist attitudes.
Orpheus is not nearly as well known as Sisyphus, but archetypally they are opposites.
I won't sentimentalise it but there's a certain degree of human nature and he's less archetypally Machiavellian than he was in the first series.
The scene of Noli me tangere is itself archetypally ambivalent.
Maimonides made the feature of the horns in animals that have a cloven hoof and are ruminants, whether branching or not--yet shapely: hadurot [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] a distinctive trait of clean animals, traits archetypally associated with the deer (ayyal), and the tsvi (gazelle), in that order (Maimonides, Hilkhot Ma'akhalot Asurot, 1:10).
But there is another, archetypally Jewish story here, a minority story, indeed: an immigrant's tale.
In doing so, the artist unites her figures in a common fantasy world where the two archetypally disparate representations of women converge: the young and old, clothed and nude, empowered and enslaved.
Into this, we may draw the soldiers at Anopopei and the freaks of Greenwich Village as mutual selves: the idea or facade of negotiation and communication is archetypally drawn as a struggle for ideological realization.
IT IS the most archetypally English soap, set in a rural village and dominated by the families called Aldridge, Grundy and of course Archer.
Although the ad was not necessarily created to target Hispanic consumers, it was unusual for a brand to broadcast a bilingual TV ad during such a high-profile and archetypally American event.