embower

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verb em·bow·er \im-ˈbau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of embower

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to shelter or enclose in or as if in a bower <like a rose embowered in its own green leaves — P. B. Shelley>

Examples of embower in a sentence

  1. <over the years grapevines have completely embowered the summerhouse in the garden>

1580

First Known Use of embower

1580



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