1. [ noun ] a new personification of a familiar idea
Synonyms: incarnation avatar

"the embodiment of hope" "the incarnation of evil" "the very avatar of cunning"

Related terms: personification deification reincarnation incarnate
2. [ noun ] a concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept
Synonyms: shape

"a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life"

Related terms: concretism embody
3. [ noun ] giving concrete form to an abstract concept
Related terms: objectification soul personification incarnate
Similar spelling:   embodied