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verb [T] uk   /ɪmˈbɒd.i/  us   /-ˈbɑː.di/ formal
C2 to represent a quality or an idea exactly: She embodied good sportsmanship on the playing field. to include as part of something: Kennett embodied in one man an unusual range of science, music, and religion.
Translations of “embody”
in Vietnamese hiện thân…
in Spanish encarnar, personificar…
in Thai แสดงเป็นตัว…
in Malaysian mewakili…
in French exprimer…
in German verkörpern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 具體表現, 體現, 包括,包含…
in Indonesian mewakili…
in Russian воплощать…
in Turkish somutlaştırmak, tam belirgin hale getirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 具体表现, 体现, 包括,包含…
in Polish uosabiać…
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