enwrap


en·wrap

verb \in-ˈrap, en-\

Definition of ENWRAP

transitive verb
1
:  to wrap in a covering :  enfold
2
a :  envelop
b :  to preoccupy or absorb mentally :  engross

Examples of ENWRAP

  1. <enwrapped in my own reverie, I failed to notice the coworker standing outside my cubicle>
  2. <an air of serene self-satisfaction enwraps the leafy, well-to-do suburb>

First Known Use of ENWRAP

14th century

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