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Detailed Translations for embrace from English to Dutch


to embrace verb (embraces, embraced, embracing)

  1. to embrace (hug; cuddle)
    omhelzen; omarmen; omstrengelen
    • omhelzen verb (omhels, omhelst, omhelsde, omhelsden, omhelsd)
    • omarmen verb (omarm, omarmt, omarmde, omarmden, omarmd)
    • omstrengelen verb (omstrengel, omstrengelt, omstrengelde, omstrengelden, omstrengeld)

Conjugations for embrace:

  1. embrace
  2. embrace
  3. embraces
  4. embrace
  5. embrace
  6. embrace
simple past
  1. embraced
  2. embraced
  3. embraced
  4. embraced
  5. embraced
  6. embraced
present perfect
  1. have embraced
  2. have embraced
  3. has embraced
  4. have embraced
  5. have embraced
  6. have embraced
past continuous
  1. was embracing
  2. were embracing
  3. was embracing
  4. were embracing
  5. were embracing
  6. were embracing
  1. shall embrace
  2. will embrace
  3. will embrace
  4. shall embrace
  5. will embrace
  6. will embrace
continuous present
  1. am embracing
  2. are embracing
  3. is embracing
  4. are embracing
  5. are embracing
  6. are embracing
  1. be embraced
  2. be embraced
  3. be embraced
  4. be embraced
  5. be embraced
  6. be embraced
  1. embrace!
  2. let's embrace!
  3. embraced
  4. embracing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

embrace [the ~] noun

  1. the embrace (hug)
    de omhelzing; de omarming

Translation Matrix for embrace:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
omarming embrace; hug
omhelzing embrace; hug
- bosom; embracement; embracing
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
omarmen cuddle; embrace; hug
omhelzen cuddle; embrace; hug
omstrengelen cuddle; embrace; hug
- adopt; bosom; comprehend; cover; encompass; espouse; hug; squeeze; sweep up
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- cover over; extend over; range over; span; stretch over

Related Words for "embrace":

  • embracing, embraceable, embraces

Synonyms for "embrace":

Related Definitions for "embrace":

  1. a close affectionate and protective acceptance1
    • his willing embrace of new ideas1
  2. the act of clasping another person in the arms (as in greeting or affection)1
  3. the state of taking in or encircling1
    • an island in the embrace of the sea1
  4. take up the cause, ideology, practice, method, of someone and use it as one's own1
    • She embraced Catholicism1
  5. squeeze (someone) tightly in your arms, usually with fondness1
    • They embraced1
  6. include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory1

Wiktionary Translations for embrace:

  1. hug
  1. (metaphorical) to enfold or include (ideas, principles, etc)
  2. to hug (a person)
  1. de armen om iemand heen slaan
  2. de armen om iemand slaan

Cross Translation:
embrace omarming Umarmung — das Umfassen des Oberkörpers oder des Halses mit beiden Armen; Geste der Zuneigung
embrace omvatten; beslaan umfangen — jemanden oder jemandes Körperteile mit seinen Armen oder Händen umfassen