enswathe

verb
en·​swathe | \ in-ˈswät͟h How to pronounce enswathe (audio) , -ˈswȯt͟h, -ˈswāt͟h How to pronounce enswathe (audio) , en- How to pronounce enswathe (audio) \
enswathed; enswathing; enswathes

Definition of enswathe

transitive verb

: to enfold or enclose with or as if with a covering : swathe

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swelling buds still enswathed in their furry overcoats

First Known Use of enswathe

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Enswathe.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enswathe. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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