embrace

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 [ɪmˈbreɪs]


Inflections of 'embrace' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
embraces
v 3rd person singular
embracing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
embraced
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
embraced
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2019
Sense: Verb: adopt
Synonyms:
adopt, follow , take on, take in, welcome , take up, approve , sanction , support , accept , espouse, admit , assimilate, take advantage of, endorse , ratify
Sense: Verb: hug
Synonyms:
hug , squeeze , hold , cuddle , clutch , cradle , enfold, take sb in your arms, give sb a cuddle, give sb a hug, bear-hug, crush , grip , clasp , clamp , keep hold of, clench
Sense: Verb: hug each other
Synonyms:
cuddle , cuddle each other, cuddle one another, have a cuddle, hug each other, hug one another, have a hug, be locked in an embrace
Sense: Verb: include
Synonyms:
include , enclose , encompass , cover , comprise , contain , bring together, deal with, entail
Sense: Verb: accept eagerly
Synonyms:
welcome , accept , go in for (informal), go for (informal), take
Sense: Verb: affectionate greeting
Synonyms:
hug , bear hug, greeting , hold , squeeze , cuddle , handshake

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