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encase

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of encase

  1. 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, enclose, envelop, fence (in), hedge, hem (in), house, immure, include, mew (up), pen, wall (in)Related Words bound, circumscribe, confine, contain, limit, restrict; encircle, encompass, enfold, enframe, enlace, frame, ring, surround; armor, cocoon, encapsulate, encapsule, encyst, ensheathe, ensphere, enwomb




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