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embosom

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verb em·bos·om \im-ˈbu̇-zəm also -ˈbü-\

Definition of embosom

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 archaic :  to take into or place in the bosom

  3. 2 :  to shelter closely :  enclose <his house embosomed in the grove — Alexander Pope>



Examples of embosom

  1. <a villa that has been embosomed by the verdant hills of northern Italy for three centuries>



Circa 1590

First Known Use of embosom

circa 1590


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