from The Century Dictionary.

  • See embosom.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To hold in the bosom; to cherish in the heart or affection; to embosom.
  • transitive verb To inclose or place in the midst of; to surround or shelter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb To draw to or into one's bosom; to treasure.
  • verb To enclose, surround, or protect.


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  • Every thing is best preserved and entertained by things suitable to its nature, such do incorporate together, and imbosom one with another, whereas things keep a greater distance with things different in nature.

    The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

  • Fountain, and returns with the heart of man, to imbosom itself in that again.

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