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[em-bey] /ɛmˈbeɪ/

verb (used with object)
to enclose in or as if in a ; surround or envelop.
to form into a .
verb (transitive; usually passive)
to form into a bay
to enclose in or as if in a bay
(esp of the wind) to force (a ship, esp a sailing ship) into a bay


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