verb (used with object)
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Origin of embalm
OTHER WORDS FROM embalmem·balm·er, nounem·balm·ment, nounun·em·balmed, adjective
Words nearby embalm
Example sentences from the Web for embalm
And down in the smoking-room he sat before the fire, in one of those chairs which embalm after-dinner dreams.Five Tales|John Galsworthy
We treasure a good thing when we hear it, and love to embalm it.Liverpool a few years since|James Aspinall
This was the reason why they took so much pains to embalm the body.Vestiges of the Mayas|Augustus Le Plongeon
I loved it and left it on the stalk, in the true Emersonian spirit, and here I do my little best to embalm its memory.The Foot-path Way|Bradford Torrey
P—— should preach your funeral sermon, and S——, the poisoner of other characters, embalm your memory.