Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “embrace” en inglés

embrace

verb uk   /ɪmˈbreɪs/ us  

embrace verb (ACCEPT)

C1 [T] formal to accept something enthusiastically: This was an opportunity that he would embrace.Accepting and agreeingAccepting and agreeing reluctantlyApproving and approval

embrace verb (HOLD)

C2 [I or T] literary to hold someone tightly with both arms to express love, liking, or sympathy, or when greeting or leaving someone: She saw them embrace on the station platform. He leaned over to embrace the child.Showing affectionTouching and feeling

embrace verb (INCLUDE)

C1 [T] formal to include something, often as one of a number of things: Linguistics embraces a diverse range of subjects such as phonetics and stylistics.Including and containingComprising and consisting of

embrace

noun [C] uk   /ɪmˈbreɪs/ us  
C2 the act of holding someone tightly with both arms to express love, liking, or sympathy, or when greeting or leaving someone: She greeted me with a warm embrace.
(Definition of embrace from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de embrace
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “embrace” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

workmanship

the skill with which something was made or done

Palabra del día

Blog

Lee nuestro blog sobre cómo funciona el inglés

Aprende más

Palabras nuevas

Encuentra palabras y significados que se emplean en inglés desde hace poco, y dinos qué piensas

Aprende más