Embracing - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |emˈbreɪsɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word embracing
Brit.  |ɪmˈbreɪsɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word embracing
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to embrace

noun

- the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection) (syn: embrace, embracement)

Examples

a graduation speech about embracing future challenges

Businesses are keeping their payrolls low by embracing new technologies.

The bishop helped foster the sense of a community embracing all classes.

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