HyperDic: embracement

English > 1 sense of the word embracement:
NOUNactembracement, embrace, embracingthe act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)
English > embracement: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection).
Synonymsembrace, embracing
Narrowercuddle, nestle, snuggleA close and affectionate (and often prolonged) embrace
hug, clinch, squeezeA tight or amorous embrace
Broaderclasp, clench, clutch, clutches, grasp, grip, holdThe act of grasping
Spanishabrazo
Catalanabraçada
Verbsembracesqueeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness

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