HyperDic: embracing

English > 1 sense of the word embracing:
NOUNactembracing, embrace, embracementthe act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)
embracing > pronunciation
Soundsehmbrey'sihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > embracing: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection).
Synonymsembrace, embracement
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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