What does embodiment mean?

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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.

    Etymology: 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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  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. Jim Kenney:

    Philadelphia is a welcoming, inclusive city that values the diversity of its residents, this policy is the embodiment of those values.

  2. Sergey Kiriyenko:

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

  3. Masahiro Sasaki:

    Commonly, in Japan, the crane is regarded as a symbol of peace. But for us, in the Sasaki family, it is the embodiment of Sadako's life, and it is filled with her wish and hope.

  4. Benjamin W. Decker:

    Christ is the perfect embodiment of the Spirit of God. He is the Son of God, the miracle worker, the overcomer, the way maker, and our brother. As fellow children of God, our task is to learn more about His character and to become more like Him.

  5. William Blackstone:

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

Images & Illustrations of embodiment

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    the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience
    • A. fancy
    • B. bowel
    • C. intelligence
    • D. disguise

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