Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In heraldry, braced together; tied or bound together.

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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of embrace.

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Examples

  • In Los Angeles and Beverly Hills where many other very wealthy Iranian-Americans were quick to forget their heritage, Bijan and his name embraced it.

    Shirin Sadeghi: Iranian-American Fashion Icon Bijan Pakzad Passes Away

  • In Los Angeles and Beverly Hills where many other very wealthy Iranian-Americans were quick to forget their heritage, Bijan and his name embraced it.

    Shirin Sadeghi: Iranian-American Fashion Icon Bijan Pakzad Passes Away

  • In Los Angeles and Beverly Hills where many other very wealthy Iranian-Americans were quick to forget their heritage, Bijan and his name embraced it.

    Shirin Sadeghi: Iranian-American Fashion Icon Bijan Pakzad Passes Away

  • In Los Angeles and Beverly Hills where many other very wealthy Iranian-Americans were quick to forget their heritage, Bijan and his name embraced it.

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  • "I'm a maverick, he's a maverick, wouldn't you like to be a maverick, too?" offered Michael Burke of Silver Spring, Md., in his entry for the label embraced by unsuccessful Republican presidential candidate John McCain.

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  • "I'm a maverick, he's a maverick, wouldn't you like to be a maverick, too?" offered Michael Burke of Silver Spring, Md., in his entry for the label embraced by unsuccessful Republican presidential candidate John McCain.

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  • Uh-huh, if you haven't figured it out, and just in case you thought the pic above to be sexist as it takes shots at "big girls" a term embraced by overweight women I might add, you're dead ass wrong.

    Fat Hatred Or Not? You Decide

  • Uh-huh, if you haven't figured it out, and just in case you thought the pic above to be sexist as it takes shots at "big girls" a term embraced by overweight women I might add, you're dead ass wrong.

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  • Since then, supply-side economics, as it was called - first with derision but then as a label embraced by its supporters - has become a central tenet of Republican political and economic thinking in the country.

    Terrance Heath: Concentrating the Wealth, Pt. 1

  • "Anozzer romance of the Far Vest!" cried the count, to whom this term embraced the entire continent from Maine to San Francisco.

    Love, the Fiddler

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