1. [ noun ] (Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ
Related terms: religious_doctrine Christianity
2. [ noun ] a new personification of a familiar idea
Synonyms: embodiment avatar

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

Related terms: personification deification reincarnation incarnate
3. [ noun ] time passed in a particular bodily form

"he believes that his life will be better in his next incarnation"

Related terms: time
4. [ noun ] the act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc.
Synonyms: personification
Related terms: embodiment personify
Similar spelling:   incarceration