English - Vietnamese Dictionary
incarnation /,inkɑ:'neiʃn/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- hiện thân
- to be the incarnation of courage: là hiện thân của tinh thần dũng cảm
- (tôn giáo) (the Incarnation) sự hiện thân của Chúa
incarnations‚ɪnkɑr'neɪʃn /-'kɑː'n-Advanced English Dictionary
+a new personification of a familiar idea
+(Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ
+time passed in a particular bodily form
+the act of attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas etc.
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
1 [C] a period of life in a particular form: one of the incarnations of Vishnu + He believed he had been a prince in a previous incarnation. + (figurative) I worked for her in her earlier incarnation (= her previous job) as a lawyer.
2 [C] a person who represents a particular quality, for example, in human form: the incarnation of evil
3 [sing., U] (also the Incarnation) (in Christianity) the act of God coming to earth in human form as Jesus
current, latest, modern, new, present
(figurative) In its new incarnation, the car has a more rounded body shape.
| last | earlier, previous | future
her previous incarnation as a Norse explorer
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