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See definition of embraced on Dictionary.com
  • verbhold tightly in one's arms
  • verbinclude in one's beliefs; take into account

synonyms for embraced

  • grasp
  • clasp
  • clinch
  • cling
  • clutch
  • cradle
  • cuddle
  • encircle
  • enfold
  • entwine
  • envelop
  • fold
  • fondle
  • grab
  • grip
  • hug
  • lock
  • nuzzle
  • press
  • seize
  • snuggle
  • squeeze
  • wrap
  • bear hug
  • take in arms
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antonyms for embraced

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  • free
  • give
  • let go
  • loose
  • release
  • uncover
  • unfasten
  • unwrap
  • disbelieve
  • distrust
  • exclude
  • reject
  • shun
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How to use embraced in a sentence

She embraced Otteline; and gave him her hand to kiss, with repeated expressions of future confidence in the husband of her friend.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He was between the wheels when we stopped, and I planted a crutch on one of his bare feet and embraced him.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
In the beginning it only embraced nine companies, and six people were enough to do its work.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
On the impulse he embraced her, and in the darkness found her lips, and the kiss was like a soul touch.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Aristide leaped, in his unexpected fashion, from his chair and almost embraced him.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Santa Cruz embraced him, with more agitation than his stately mien might have announced.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Georgie's eyes were full of tears as her husband embraced her for the last time.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
She held out her arms, and Agnes felt herself being embraced and kissed.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
The magnitude, and variety, and demands of the objects embraced by it, define the times necessary for engaging in it.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
They that were fed delicately have died in the streets: they that were brought up in scarlet have embraced the dung.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO EMBRACED

  • accepted
  • accessible
  • adopted
  • approved
  • conventional
  • current
  • demanded
  • embraced
  • familiar
  • general
  • in demand
  • in use
  • ordinary
  • prevailing
  • prevalent
  • proletarian
  • public
  • rampant
  • regnant
  • rife
  • ruling
  • stock
  • ubiquitous
  • universal
  • widespread
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