- hug, put arms around
- (metaphorical) enfold, include (ideas, principles, etc)
NounEmbrace (plural Embraces)
- hug (noun); putting arms around someone
- (metaphorical) enfolding, including
Find words for Embrace
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avert—; avoid—; blush at—; break—$ check—; clasp in—; delight in—; enclose in—; force—; gather in—; lock in—; resist—; seek—; shelter in—. (See clasp.)
tenderly; blithely; lasciviously; licentiously; cheerfully; responsively; affectionately; warmly; fitfully; passionately; voluntarily; devoutly; boldly; clingingly; maddeningly; wordlessly; rapturously; emotionally; mutely; turbulently; sorrowfully; soothingly; fiercely; firmly; ruggedly; romantically; timidly; tepidly; clumsily; stormily.
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- Rhymes: -eɪs