Meaning of “embrace” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /ɪmˈbreɪs/
HOLD [ I, T ]

If you embrace someone, you put your arms around them, and if two people embrace, they put their arms around each other.


to accept new ideas, beliefs, methods, etc in an enthusiastic way:

We are always eager to embrace the latest technology.
INCLUDE [ T ] formal

to include a number of things:

The report embraces a wide range of opinions.

(Definition of “embrace verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)