- 1to express or represent an idea or a quality synonym represent embody something a politician who embodied the hopes of black youth be embodied in something the principles embodied in the Declaration of Human Rights
- 2embody something (formal) to include or contain something This model embodies many new features.
NAmE//ɪmˈbɑdi//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they embody
he / she / it embodies
past simple embodied
-ing form embodying