embrace - definition and synonyms

noun [countable] formal 

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/ɪmˈbreɪs/
singularembrace
pluralembraces
  1. 1
    the action of putting your arms around someone to show love or friendship
  2. 2
    a situation in which someone completely accepts something such as a new belief, idea, or way of life

    Her parents were surprised by her enthusiastic embrace of the world of work.