Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See embed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To sink or lay, as in a bed; to deposit in a partly inclosing mass, as of clay or mortar; to cover, as with earth, sand, etc.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Alternative spelling of embed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • verb fix or set securely or deeply

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Examples

  • GE said orders for big-ticket equipment and services, a closely watched barometer of future revenue in the Fairfield, Conn., company's industrial businesses, cl imbed 12% from the year-ago fourth quarter to $24.8 billion, its highest quarterly total since 2007.

    GE Profit Rises as Sales Gains Return

  • Our eyes met and the words dirty bomb flitted through my mind as I watched nails imbed in him, turning him into a human pincushion.

    Mercy Kill

  • As we move forward, we have to continue to imbed that deeply into the culture of athletic programs and we still have a ways to go.

    Graduation Rates For NCAA Athletes Improve

  • Maybe it will just take time for the swing changes he's making with coach Sean Foley to imbed themselves in competition.

    Why Tiger Will Never Dominate Again

  • As we move forward, we have to continue to imbed that deeply into the culture of athletic programs and we still have a ways to go.

    Graduation Rates For NCAA Athletes Improve

  • As we move forward, we have to continue to imbed that deeply into the culture of athletic programs and we still have a ways to go.

    Graduation Rates For NCAA Athletes Improve

  • But first, let me make an observation about pricing digital books higher than printed ones: Bear in mind that you can imbed video and audio in an ebook.

    The Price of Pleasure « Write Anything

  • Our eyes met and the words dirty bomb flitted through my mind as I watched nails imbed in him, turning him into a human pincushion.

    Mercy Kill

  • As we move forward, we have to continue to imbed that deeply into the culture of athletic programs and we still have a ways to go.

    Graduation Rates For NCAA Athletes Improve

  • Our eyes met and the words dirty bomb flitted through my mind as I watched nails imbed in him, turning him into a human pincushion.

    Mercy Kill

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