Definitions for embody

Definitions for (verb) embody

Main entry: personify, embody, be

Definition: represent, as of a character on stage

Usage: Derek Jacobi was Hamlet

Main entry: incarnate, body forth, embody, substantiate

Definition: represent in bodily form

Usage: He embodies all that is evil wrong with the system; The painting substantiates the feelings of the artist

Main entry: embody

Definition: represent or express something abstract in tangible form

Usage: This painting embodies the feelings of the Romantic period

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