embodied embodied  /ɪm ˈbɑ did/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) possessing or existing in bodily form
  2. (v) represent in bodily form
  3. (v) represent or express something abstract in tangible form
  4. (v) represent, as of a character on stage

Usage(s):

  1. Her fierce choreography sometimes amazed and sometimes horrified, but in it she embodied modern dance arrogantly and spectacularly.
  2. PTI's Person of the Year is the person or persons who most affected the news and our lives, for good or ill, and embodied what was important about the year.
  3. In so doing, he embodied the two economic pillars of many rural districts throughout the South: agriculture and the military.

News

  1. Dotcom-era icon Larry Augustin's latest venture: Cloud software

    With the possible exception of the Pets.com puppet, nobody embodied the first Internet boom more than Larry Augustin. These days, Augustin’s in the middle of another hot computing trend: Cloud-based enterprise software, as CEO of Mountain View's SugarCRM.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Contra Costa Times

  2. Alan S. Chartock: Cuomo kept GOP in power

    Of course, Gov. Andrew Cuomo is doing exactly the right thing by pushing a women’s agenda in the New York State Legislature. Among other things, Cuomo wants to make certain that the rights guaranteed by Roe v. Wade as set down by the United States Supreme Court are embodied in New York state law. This is just what is needed in New York since the present composition of the Supreme Court is ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

  3. Mercury News interview: Larry Augustin, CEO, SugarCRM

    With the possible exception of the Pets.com puppet, nobody embodied the first Internet boom more than Larry Augustin. These days, Augustin s in the middle of another hot computing trend: Cloud software
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Contra Costa Times

Quotes

  1. "I am beyond honoured and deeply humbled to have the support of Gen. Colin Powell," Mr. Obama said in remarks prepared for a rally in Fayetteville, NC "Gen. Powell has defended this nation bravely, and he has embodied our highest ideals...
    on Oct 19, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Globe and Mail

  2. On Monday, President George W. Bush told the American Legion in Reno, Nev., that two dangerous strands of Islamic extremism are converging in Iraq, "supported and embodied by the regime that sits in Tehran."
    on Aug 31, 2007 By: President Bush Source: GOPUSA

  3. "Sammy Baugh embodied all we aspire to at the Washington Redskins," Redskins owner Dan Snyder said Wednesday night. "He was a competitor in everything he did and a winner. He was one of the greatest to ever play the game of football, and one...
    on Dec 17, 2008 By: Dan Snyder Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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