Definition of emboss verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

emboss

 verb
verb
NAmE//ɪmˈbɔs//
 
, NAmE//ɪmˈbɑs//
 
[usually passive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they emboss
 
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he / she / it embosses
 
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past simple embossed
 
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-ing form embossing
 
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to put a raised design or piece of writing on paper, leather, etc. emboss A with B stationery embossed with the hotel's name emboss B on A The hotel's name was embossed on the stationery.
 
adjective embossed stationery
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