1. represent in bodily form

Similar word(s): incarnate, substantiate

Definition categories: stative, be

2. represent, as of a character on stage

Similar word(s): be, personify

Definition categories: stative, represent, symbolise, symbolize, typify

3. represent or express something abstract in tangible form

Definition categories: stative, represent

Sentences with embody as a verb:

- As the car salesman approached, wearing a plaid suit and slicked-back hair, he seemed to embody sleaze.

- The US Constitution aimed to embody the ideals of diverse groups of people, from Puritans to Deists.