gift wrap

gift wrapped; gift wrapping; gift wraps

Definition of gift wrap

transitive verb

: to wrap (merchandise intended as a gift) decoratively

Examples of gift wrap in a Sentence

The store will gift wrap your purchases for you.

First Known Use of gift wrap

1936, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of gift wrap was in 1936

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“Gift wrap.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of gift wrap

: to wrap (a gift) in decorative paper

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