browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
antitype

more about antitype

antitype


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antitype  \An"ti*type\  (-t[imac]p),  n.  [Gr.  ?  of  corresponding 
  form  ?  against  +  ?  type  figure.  See  {Type}.] 
  That  of  which  the  type  is  the  pattern  or  representation;  that 
  which  is  represented  by  the  type  or  symbol. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antitype 
  n  1:  a  person  or  thing  represented  or  foreshadowed  by  a  type  or 
  symbol;  especially  a  figure  in  the  Old  Testament  having 
  a  counterpart  in  the  New  Testament 
  2:  an  opposite  or  contrasting  type  [ant:  {type}] 




more about antitype