embrave

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From en- +‎ brave.

Verb[edit]

embrave (third-person singular simple present embraves, present participle embraving, simple past and past participle embraved)

  1. (obsolete) To inspire with bravery.
    • 1648, Joseph Beaumont, “(please specify the canto number)”, in Psyche: Or Loves Mysterie, [], London: [] George Boddington, [], published 1651, OCLC 1227528801:
      fewer Colors should embrave his Coat
  2. (obsolete) To embellish, adorn.