• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. i Imbody To become corporeal; to assume the qualities of a material body. See Embody. "The soul grows clotted by contagion, Imbodies , and imbrutes."
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Imbody to form into a body: to make corporeal: to make tangible: to express (an idea in words): to organise
    • Imbody im-bod′i. See Embody.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Embody


In literature:

Else a grander idea is conceivable than that which is already imbodied.
"Phantastes" by George MacDonald
She imbodied all my highest conceptions of female excellence.
"Finger Posts on the Way of Life" by T. S. Arthur
It is his highest praise, however, that he has imbodied this faith in a true work of art, which speaks for itself.
"Debit and Credit" by Gustav Freytag
The essay explains at large the principles imbodied in the calendar of the ancient Indians.
"Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. II." by John L. Stephens
In doing so, however, they see not the profound calculation required for nearly every feature thus imbodied.
"Beauty" by Alexander Walker