(v.) = hug ; cuddle ; embrace ; enfold. Ex: Parents can show warmth and caring by hugging their children and reassuring them of parental love and concern for their welfare. Ex: The girl blushed, then leaned over and cuddled him for a few seconds. Ex: When he fell to the ground, out of nowhere, a woman rushed to his side and embraced him. Ex: And the colors, especially early morning and late evening, surround you, enfold you, with their ever-shifting shades. ---- * abrazar por atrás = spoon. * abrazar una causa = embrace + a cause. * abrazar una ideología = embrace + ideology.