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incarnate
used in Middlemarch

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embody (made real in a material sense) — especially in the form of a human body, but sometimes figuratively
  • Sometimes, when he took off his hat, shaking his head backward, and showing his delicate throat as he sang, he looked like an incarnation of the spring whose spirit filled the air—a bright creature, abundant in uncertain promises.
    Book 5 — The Dead Hand (41% in)
  • She'll think of me as an incarnate insult to her, from the first moment we—"
    Book 8 — Sunset and Sunrise (48% in)
  • The pitiable lot is that of the man who could not call himself a martyr even though he were to persuade himself that the men who stoned him were but ugly passions incarnate—who knows that he is stoned, not for professing the Right, but for not being the man he professed to be.
    Book 8 — Sunset and Sunrise (93% in)

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