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embodyverb [T]

uk   /ɪmˈbɒd.i/  us   /-ˈbɑː.di/ formal
(Definition of embody from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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embodyverb [T]

 us   /ɪmˈbɑd·i/
to have and show ​particularqualities or ​ideas; ​represent: Arthur Ashe embodied the ​ideals of good ​sportsmanship.
embodiment
noun [U]  us   /ɪmˈbɑd·i·mənt/
This ​cruiseship is the embodiment of ​luxury.
(Definition of embody from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “embody”
in Spanish encarnar, personificar…
in Vietnamese hiện thân…
in Malaysian mewakili…
in Thai แสดงเป็นตัว…
in French exprimer…
in German verkörpern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 具体表现, 体现, 包括,包含…
in Turkish somutlaştırmak, tam belirgin hale getirmek…
in Russian воплощать…
in Indonesian mewakili…
in Chinese (Traditional) 具體表現, 體現, 包括,包含…
in Polish uosabiać…
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