“The observance of due process of law by the court was exemplary in this case,” says lawyer Minallah.
They are model citizens, the kind of people whose lives might be used as exemplary stories by a politician in a stump speech.
His behavior was not exemplary that season, but he must have been thinking, I'm not this guy.
The predators were terribly disappointed when James went to Cleveland and was exemplary on the court and off for seven years.
Guo's exemplary stories are known individually to most Chinese, and many other tales have been added over the years.
If I cannot save her, I will avenge her in an exemplary manner.
Mrs. Rice is a lady of refinement, exemplary, and much beloved and respected.
Every where I saw the most exemplary cleanliness and order prevail; the pupils had a very healthy appearance.
And I am bound to say he obeyed that order with the most exemplary alacrity.
The Burying-beetles display an exemplary domestic morality, but it does not continue till the end.
1580s, "fit to be an example," from Middle French exemplaire, from Latin exemplaris "that serves as an example," from exemplum "example" (see example). Earlier (early 15c.) as a noun meaning "a model of conduct."