Embrace synonyms

ĕm-brās'

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To have as part of something larger; include:
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To understand as having a specific meaning.
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To choose and follow (a course)
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To receive or accept with pleasure or satisfaction
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To acquire, bring in, or introduce.
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To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
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To stay close to:
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To be composed of or contain:
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To grip firmly in or with the hand; grasp.
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To help or assist, particularly in an emotional sense.
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To have in it; hold, enclose, or include
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To include and provide for; take into account
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The definition of comprehensive is covered widely or understood fully.
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To force one's way:
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To accept, support, or take on as one’s own (an idea or a cause).
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To exploit, for example sexually.
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To bring into a group, class, set, or total as a (new) part or member.
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(US, military) Written Presidential certificate recognizing service by personnel who died or were wounded in action between 1917 and 1918, or who died in service between 1941 and 1947, or died of wounds received in Korea between June 27, 1950 and July 27, 1954. Service of civilians who died overseas or as a result of injury or disease contracted while serving in a civilian capacity with the United States Armed Forces during the dates and/or in areas prescribed is in like manner recognized.
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To touch or stroke in an affectionate or loving manner.
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To hold fast or adhere to something, as by grasping, sticking, embracing, or entwining:
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Clutch is defined as to grasp or hold tightly.
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To give a bodily form to; incarnate.
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To make an effort to address the needs of a group or community. Often used with out:
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To relieve of care or suffering:
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To refuse to admit, consider, include, etc.; shut out; keep from entering, happening, or being; reject; bar
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To refuse to accept (someone) as a lover, spouse, or friend; rebuff.
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To conceal in the bosom; hide
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(Nautical) A hitch or bend by which a rope is made fast to the ring of an anchor, or the breeching of a ship's gun to the ringbolts.
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To hold dear; feel or show love for
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The definition of circumscribe means to draw a circle around something, or to close off or restrict.
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Including (almost) everything within its scope
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Formed into or organized and maintained as a legal corporation.
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A clasp in the arms; embrace.
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The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.
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(Archaic) To hug, embrace.
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To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
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Cradle is defined as to put in a low bed for an infant or to hold in a protective manner.
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(Intransitive) To embrace affectionately, lie together snugly.
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To enclose protectively.
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To move in a circle around
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(Intransitive) To hold or contain.
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To bring from a compact to an extended position; unfold:
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To crowd (things) together; to mingle confusedly; to assemble without order or system.
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To combine or join with something already formed; make part of another thing; include; embody
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To show love for by embracing, fondling, kissing, etc.
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To draw close or hold closely, as for comfort or in affection; hug.
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To wind, as one thread around another, or as any flexible substance around another body.
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(Intransitive) To commit oneself (to an obligation, activity etc.).
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(Euphemistic, usually reflexively) To gain weight
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To have no trust, faith, or confidence in; doubt; suspect
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To refuse to accept socially; avoid having social contact with:
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To cause to wait or delay.
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To lay stress upon, emphasize
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To draw or hold within itself; include
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To place (any one cognition) under another as belonging to it; to include or contain under something else.
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(Intransitive) To habituate to or gain competency at a task.
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To implement, to employ, to put into use.
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To have to do with; affect; concern
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To offer in good faith; pledge:
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(Intransitive) To clean by sweeping.
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(Zoology) Adhering closely; applied to certain creeping animals, such as caterpillars.
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To refuse to believe or accept; reject:
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To use or exhibit in action:
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