In*car"nate, v. i. To form flesh;
to granulate, as a wound. [R.]
My uncle Toby's wound was nearly well -- 't was just
beginning to incarnate. Sterne.
In*car"nate (?), v. t. [imp. &
p. p. Incarnated (?); p. pr. & vb.
n. Incarnating (?).] To clothe with flesh; to
embody in flesh; to invest, as spirits, ideals, etc., with a human
from or nature.
This essence to incarnate and imbrute, Milton.
That to the height of deity aspired.
In*car"nate (?), a. [Pref. in-
not + carnate.] Not in the flesh; spiritual.
I fear nothing . . . that devil carnate or
incarnate can fairly do. Richardson.
In*car"nate, a. [L. incarnatus,
p. p. of incarnare to incarnate, pref. in- in +
caro, carnis, flesh. See Carnal.]
1. Invested with flesh; embodied in a human
nature and form; united with, or having, a human body.
Here shalt thou sit incarnate.
He represents the emperor and his wife as two devils
incarnate, sent into the world for the destruction of
2. Flesh-colored; rosy; red. [Obs.]