An example of embed is when you firmly plant an idea in another person's head.
An example of embed is when you put a stick very firmly and deeply into the ground.
Embed a post in concrete; fossils embedded in shale.
To embed journalists with a combat unit.
To embed tiles in cement.
We wanted to embed our reporter with the Fifth Infantry Division, but the Army would have none of it.
The instructions showed how to embed a chart from the spreadsheet within the wordprocessor document.
The harpoon struck but did not embed.
Origin of embed
- From em- + bed.