enwind

verb
en·wind | \ in-ˈwīnd , en- \
enwound\in-ˈwau̇nd, en- \; enwinding

Definition of enwind 

transitive verb

: to wind in or about : enfold

Keep scrolling for more

Synonyms & Antonyms for enwind

Synonyms

band, begird, belt, engirdle, gird, girdle, girt, girth, wrap

Antonyms

ungird, unwrap

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of enwind in a Sentence

a parcel enwound with red ribbons

First Known Use of enwind

1631, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about enwind

Dictionary Entries near enwind

envy

enweave

enwheel

enwind

enwomb

enwoven

enwrap

Statistics for enwind

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for enwind

The first known use of enwind was in 1631

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on enwind

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for enwind

Comments on enwind

What made you want to look up enwind? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to deposit or conceal in a hiding place

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!