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Synonyms for embody
ɛmˈbɒd i

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. incarnate, body forth, embody, substantiate(verb)

    represent in bodily form

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

    Synonyms:
    body forth, substantiate, sustain, realise, affirm, actualise, actualize, support, personify, corroborate, confirm, be, realize, incarnate

  2. embody, be, personify(verb)

    represent, as of a character on stage

    "Derek Jacobi was Hamlet"

    Synonyms:
    personify, exist, live, equal, be, represent, personate, comprise, body, cost, incarnate, substantiate, make up, follow, body forth, constitute

  3. embody(verb)

    represent or express something abstract in tangible form

    "This painting embodies the feelings of the Romantic period"

    Synonyms:
    substantiate, body forth, incarnate, personify, be

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. embody

    Synonyms:
    express, methodize, systematize, codify, incorporate, aggregate, integrate, compact, introduce, enlist, combine

    Antonyms:
    eliminate, segregate, analyze, dissipate, disintegrate, dismember, colliquats, disband, disembody

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. embody(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    invest with a body, make corporeal, form into a body

  2. embody(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    incorporate, concentrate, compact, integrate, combine, collect into a whole, draw into one mass

  3. embody(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    comprehend, include, embrace, comprise, contain

  4. embody(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    systematize, methodize, codify

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    incarnate, symbolize, epitomize, reflect, represent

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How to use embody in a sentence?

  1. President Michael Schill:

    I do not believe any of our coaches, administrators, or other university personnel acted wrongfully, nor do I believe that any one of them failed to live up to the high moral standards that we value and that they embody in their work every day.

  2. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Life is a gift, so appreciate it. Love is abundant, so share it. Enthusiasm is infectious, so spread it. Kindness is divine, so embody it. Peace is the only way, so embrace it. The earth is your home, so take care of it. Life is for happiness, so enjoy it.

  3. Don DeLillo:

    America is the world's living myth. There's no sense of wrong when you kill an American or blame America for some local disaster. This is our function, to be character types, to embody recurring themes that people can use to comfort themselves, justify themselves and so on. We're here to accommodate. Whatever people need, we provide. A myth is a useful thing.

  4. Jeffrey Sachs:

    Measuring self-reported happiness and achieving well-being should be on every nation's agenda as they begin to pursue the Sustainable Development Goals, indeed the goals themselves embody the very idea that human well-being should be nurtured through a holistic approach that combines economic, social and environmental objectives.

  5. Ayanna Pressley:

    The remarks from the occupant of our White House --I will always refer to him as the occupant as he is only occupying space, and does not embody the grace, the empathy, the compassion, the integrity that that office requires and that the American people deserve.


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