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Meaning of EMBED

Pronunciation:  em'bed

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"
 

EMBED is a 5 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: engraft, imbed, implant, plant
 
 See Also: bury, enter, infix, insert, introduce, nest, pot, sink

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Em*bed"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Embedded}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Embedding}.] [Pref. em- + bed. Cf. {Imbed}.]
To lay as in a bed; to lay in surrounding matter; to bed; as,
to embed a thing in clay, mortar, or sand.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bed, bed in, comprise, confirm, contain, deep-dye, define, enclose, enfold, engraft, engrave, entrench, establish, etch, fix, found, ground, impact, implant, impress, imprint, include, infix, ingrain, inlay, inscribe, inset, internalize, jam, keep within, lodge, pack, plant, print, put in, root, seat, set, set in, settle, stamp, stereotype, surround, wedge
 

 

 

 

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