verb (used with object)
Origin of emboss
Related formsem·boss·a·ble, adjectiveem·boss·er, nounem·boss·ment, nounun·em·bossed, adjective
Examples from the Web for embossing
There are also moireing or watering, embossing, and various other machines for special purposes.Textiles|William H. Dooley
Quite a number of inquiries have come to me as to what is "embossing" or "grilling."
It is a very beautifully cut piece of embossing, the work of Wyon, the celebrated London die sinker.Canada: Its Postage Stamps and Postal Stationery|Clifton Armstrong Howes
Moir or “watered” effects are produced in a similar way, but these effects are frequently imitated in the embossing calender.
There has been no improvement in the principle of the stamping or embossing press since the first machines came into use.The Building of a Book|Various