embody

Meaning(s)

1. personify, or represent a quality, idea or principle exactly

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he/she is the embodiment of grit and determination

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To embody something means to express something (like a thought, idea or quality) though your body or behaviour or ro represent an idea accurately. To embody can also mean to be included within or as a part of something. 

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  1. For millions of people, Gandhi is seen as the embodiment of non-violent protest.
  2. The newspaper article embodied the sentiment of many people at the time who were struggling to survive.

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  1. I am looking for a marketing campaign that will embody what we stand for as a company.
  2. Kate really embodies the desire for truth and pursuit of excellence that was once synonymous with investigative journalism.

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