What does embodiment mean?

Definitions for embodiment
ɛmˈbɒd i məntem·bod·i·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. embodiment, incarnation, avatar(noun)

    a new personification of a familiar idea

    "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning"

  2. shape, embodiment(noun)

    a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept

    "a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life"

  3. embodiment(noun)

    giving concrete form to an abstract concept


  1. embodiment(Noun)

    a physical entity typifying an abstraction

    You are the very embodiment of beauty.

  2. Origin: From embody + -ment.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Embodiment(noun)

    the act of embodying; the state of being embodied

  2. Embodiment(noun)

    that which embodies or is embodied; representation in a physical body; a completely organized system, like the body; as, the embodiment of courage, or of courtesy; the embodiment of true piety

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How to say embodiment in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of embodiment in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of embodiment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of embodiment in a Sentence

  1. William Blackstone:

    Law is the embodiment of the moral sentiment of the people.

  2. Sergey Kiriyenko:

    The nuclear power plant is the embodiment of a strategic partnership.

  3. Lesley Chilcott:

    (Samanta) is the living embodiment of what the women wanted to achieve.

  4. Ruchel Louis Coetzee:

    Carmen is the embodiment of being able to do anything you want no matter what age you are, she defies age.

  5. Gary Oldman:

    The world lost an artist of transcendent talent, he was the very definition, the living embodiment of that singular word: icon.

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