embrace noun

ADJ. close, passionate, tight, warm the comfort of her warm embrace

VERB + EMBRACE be locked in, hold sb in They were locked in a passionate embrace on the station platform. | escape (from), extract yourself from, free yourself from He managed to free himself from her embrace. | release sb from He released her from his embrace.

PREP. in an ~ two lovers in a tight embrace | into an ~ He drew her into his embrace.