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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection).

Usage examples (31)
  • Verb (used with object) : to embrace an idea. ,to embrace an opportunity. ,to embrace Buddhism. ,An encyclopedia embraces a great number of subjects
  • -- for "pleasure" may be used as a term embracing the first four answers.
  • Phalaenae: a Linnean term embracing most of the heterocerous
  • Only Mexicans come close to Americans in embracing faith, the poll found. for more
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