Definisi 'embrace'
English to English
noun
1 the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)
source: wordnet30
2 the state of taking in or encircling
Example:
• an island in the embrace of the sea
source: wordnet30
3 a close affectionate and protective acceptance
Example:
• his willing embrace of new ideas
• in the bosom of the family
source: wordnet30
4 Intimate or close encircling with the arms; pressure to the bosom; clasp; hug.
source: webster1913
verb
5 include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory
Example:
• This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds
• this should cover everyone in the group
source: wordnet30
6 squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness
Example:
• Hug me, please
• They embraced
• He hugged her close to him
source: wordnet30
7 take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own
Example:
• She embraced Catholicism
• They adopted the Jewish faith
source: wordnet30
8 To fasten on, as armor.
source: webster1913
9 To clasp in the arms with affection; to take in the arms; to hug.
source: webster1913
10 To join in an embrace.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
adopt, espouse, sweep up, bosom, hug, acceptance, acceptation, adoption, espousal, clasp, inclusion, include, cuddle, nestle, snuggle, clinch, fasten on, address, cover, deal, handle, plow,

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