wrap up

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

wrap up

verb

Definition of WRAP UP

transitive verb
2
a :  to bring to a usually successful conclusion
b :  cinch, sew up <has the nomination wrapped up>

Examples of WRAP UP

  1. <a grand parade will wrap up the weeklong celebration>
  2. <a reporter wrapped up the mayor's speech in a few sentences>

First Known Use of WRAP UP

circa 1568

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