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Synonyms for Example (same or very similar meaning)

WordNet sense 1 (an occurrence of something):
case, instance, case

WordNet sense 2 (punishment intended as a warning to others):
lesson, deterrent example, object lesson

WordNet sense 3 (a representative form or pattern):

WordNet sense 4 (something to be imitated):
exemplar, good example

WordNet sense 5 (an item of information that is representative of a type):
illustration, representative

WordNet sense 6 (a task performed or problem solved in order to develop skill or understanding):

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