Associations to the word «Embodiment»

Wiktionary

EMBODIMENT, noun. A physical entity typifying an abstraction

Dictionary definition

EMBODIMENT, noun. A new personification of a familiar idea; "the embodiment of hope"; "the incarnation of evil"; "the very avatar of cunning".
EMBODIMENT, noun. A concrete representation of an otherwise nebulous concept; "a circle was the embodiment of his concept of life".
EMBODIMENT, noun. Giving concrete form to an abstract concept.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.