imbosom

  • 1 Imbosom — Im*bos om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imbosoming}.] [Pref. im in + bosom. Cf. {Embosom}.] 1. To hold in the bosom; to cherish in the heart or affection; to embosom. [1913 Webster] 2. To inclose or place in the midst of; to… …

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  • 2 imbosom — variant of embosom * * * /im booz euhm, booh zeuhm/, v.t. embosom. * * * imbosom, imboss(e see embosom, emboss …

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  • 3 imbosom — archaic variant of embosom …

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  • 4 imbosom — /im booz euhm, booh zeuhm/, v.t. embosom. * * * …

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  • 5 imbosom — verb a) To draw to or into ones bosom; to treasure. b) To enclose, surround, or protect …

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  • 6 imbosom — v. a. [Written preferably Embosom.] 1. Hold in the bosom. 2. Enclose, surround …

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  • 7 Imbosomed — Imbosom Im*bos om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imbosoming}.] [Pref. im in + bosom. Cf. {Embosom}.] 1. To hold in the bosom; to cherish in the heart or affection; to embosom. [1913 Webster] 2. To inclose or place in the midst …

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  • 8 Imbosoming — Imbosom Im*bos om, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Imbosomed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Imbosoming}.] [Pref. im in + bosom. Cf. {Embosom}.] 1. To hold in the bosom; to cherish in the heart or affection; to embosom. [1913 Webster] 2. To inclose or place in the midst …

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  • 9 imboss — imbosom, imboss(e see embosom, emboss …

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  • 10 imbosse — imbosom, imboss(e see embosom, emboss …

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  • 11 Embosom — Em*bos om, v. t. [Written also imbosom.] 1. To take into, or place in, the bosom; to cherish; to foster. [1913 Webster] Glad to embosom his affection. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To inclose or surround; to shelter closely; to place in the midst of …

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  • 12 embosom — /em booz euhm, booh zeuhm/, v.t. 1. to enfold, envelop, or enclose. 2. to take into or hold in the bosom; embrace. 3. to cherish; foster. Also, imbosom. [1580 90; EM 1 + BOSOM] * * * …

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  • 13 enclose — v. a. [Written also Inclose.] 1. Encircle, surround, encompass, imbosom, circumscribe, shut in, fence in. 2. Cover, envelop, wrap …

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  • 14 inclose — v. a. [Written also Enclose.] 1. Encircle, surround, encompass, imbosom, circumscribe, shut in, fence in. 2. Cover, envelop, wrap …

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