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embodiment
used in David Copperfield

3 uses
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Definition a physical representation of a concept
  • She was like Hope embodied, to me.
    Chapters 34-36 (41% in)
  • I only recollect that underneath some white covering on the bed, with a beautiful cleanliness and freshness all around it, there seemed to me to lie embodied the solemn stillness that was in the house; and that when she would have turned the cover gently back, I cried: 'Oh no! oh no!' and held her hand.
    Chapters 7-9 (92% in)
  • I do not think that the best embodiment of chivalry, the realization of the handsomest and most romantic figure ever imagined by painter, could have said this, with a more impressive and affecting dignity than the plain old Doctor did.
    Chapters 40-42 (82% in)

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