embrace

embrace VERB 1) hold closely in one's arms, especially as a sign of affection. 2) include or contain. 3) accept or support (a belief or change) willingly.
NOUN an act of embracing.
DERIVATIVES embraceable adjective.
ORIGIN Old French embracer, from Latin bracchium 'arm' .

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