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incarnate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishincarnatein‧car‧nate1 /ɪnˈkɑːnət $ -ɑːr-/ adjective 🔊 🔊 1 be evil/beauty/greed etc incarnate2 having taken human form 🔊 Jesus, the incarnate Son of God 🔊 The media cast him as the devil incarnate (=someone very evil).
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incarnateHe thus challenged authority simply by declaring that he was al-haqq, truth incarnate.With their mix of male and female imagery, snakes are sexuality incarnate.The mental vibrations are also expressed in the aura which every incarnate being has around it.Was the future of the Rabari incarnate in this young man?And he is incarnate in us all whenever we are in converse with each other, instructing or mercifully helping.
incarnatein‧car‧nate2 /ˈɪnkɑːneɪt $ -ɑːr-/ verb [transitive] formal 🔊 🔊 1 PERSON/PEOPLEto represent a particular quality in a physical or human form 🔊 The crown incarnates national power.2 PERSON/PEOPLEto make something appear in a human form→ See Verb table
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incarnateLike the sort of heterodox culture which Mapplethorpe incarnated.The Church asserts that human beings are incarnated spirits: souls in bodies.Truly great leaders such as Oppenheimer seem to incarnate the dream and become one with it.She incarnates the innocence that makes "Don Giovanni" such a moving story.Then you must incarnate what others incarnate.
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Verb table
incarnate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyincarnate
he, she, itincarnates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyincarnated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave incarnated
he, she, ithas incarnated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad incarnated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill incarnate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have incarnated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam incarnating
he, she, itis incarnating
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you, we, theyare incarnating
Past
I, he, she, itwas incarnating
you, we, theywere incarnating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been incarnating
he, she, ithas been incarnating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been incarnating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be incarnating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been incarnating
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