encase


encase

verb

Definition of ENCASE

to close or shut in by or as if by barriers <fear of the outside world can encase a person just as surely as stone walls>
Synonyms box (in), cage, closet, coop (up), corral, encage, encase, envelop, fence (in), hedge, hem (in), house, immure, include, mew (up), pen, wall (in)

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