They were busy wrapping presents late on Christmas Eve.
Ribbons were wrapped around the dancers' arms.
She wrapped a scarf around her neck.
He wrapped tape around the bat's handle.
I wrapped my arms around her.
She wrapped her legs around a pillow.
He wrapped his hands around the trophy.
The line of people went out the door and wrapped around the corner. See More
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The entire eight-line stanza dodges root-chord finality, though, until the last line, wrapping itself in the situation’s inherent frustration.—Tom Roland, Billboard, 13 Sep. 2023 The quarterback was carted off the MetLife Stadium turf after just four snaps during his Jets debut, then limped into the locker room with a boot wrapped around his lower left leg.—David K. Li, NBC News, 12 Sep. 2023 Sleep overnight with hair wrapped around the socks for best results.—Kaitlyn Yarborough, Southern Living, 12 Sep. 2023 Club Director Adam Clough knelt in the darkened room, lifted a giant plush caterpillar from the floor and wrapped it around his shoulders like a shawl.—Doug Ross, Chicago Tribune, 12 Sep. 2023 Harris, 50, wraps one arm around his daughter and another around Gideon, who matches Burtka by holding up his playbill.—Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 11 Sep. 2023 For instance, it was located beside two ceramic vessels and a cloth wrapped around several metal objects.—Christopher Parker, Smithsonian Magazine, 11 Sep. 2023 In a couple of the snapshots, which were evidently taken backstage at one of the Jonas Brothers World Tour stops, Chopra can be seen gazing adoringly into her husband’s eyes with her arm wrapped tightly around his shoulders.—Hanna Lustig, Glamour, 11 Sep. 2023 The noise woke her daughter, who sprung into action and wrapped her brother in soaking-wet towels.—Eshaan Sarup, The Arizona Republic, 9 Sep. 2023
The beers complement the pub’s menu of sandwiches, wraps, pizza and pub-style appetizers.—Ameunier, oregonlive, 31 Aug. 2023 Once the item is out of the oven and cooled, wrap or store products to help ensure maximum moisture and freshness.—Nik Pugmire, Better Homes & Gardens, 31 Aug. 2023 This extra box, in tandem with the foam corners and bubble wrap (which come included), afford more peace of mind for shipping something as delicate as a TV.—Tom Price, Popular Mechanics, 29 Aug. 2023 Royer uses shrink wrap when shipping, but that might be impractical for someone freezing a couple of pumpkin pies at home.—Julie Harans, Bon Appétit, 29 Aug. 2023 Eight months later in March 2023, Nicola Coughlan posted a photo of her and Luke Newton celebrating, and fans in the comments speculated the photo was snapped at a wrap party for the season.—Rachel Silva, ELLE Decor, 24 Aug. 2023 This super popular wrap dress has a breezy, elegant silhouette that can easily transition between warm and cool weather.—Clara McMahon, Peoplemag, 16 Aug. 2023 The new slate of dates kicks off on Dec. 13 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn — following the European leg that starts this October — and wraps at Palacio de los Deportes in Mexico City with a four-date run from April 20-24, 2024.—Daniel Kreps, Rolling Stone, 15 Aug. 2023 View Exterior Photos On Wednesday in New York City, the wraps came off the 2025 Cadillac Escalade IQ.—John Voelcker, Car and Driver, 11 Aug. 2023
The Lakers sported athletic tape around their wrists with the word ‘redemption’ emblazoned across the pre-wrap.—Cam Kerry, BostonGlobe.com, 19 Nov. 2022 Worn as a single long necklace, wrapped into a choker style or a multi-wrap bracelet, or even strung around the hips as a belt, the piece is bound to strike a chord.—Victoria Gomelsky, Robb Report, 14 Nov. 2022 Wrap cheese in waxed paper and store in a sealed container in the refrigerator.—Molly Kimball, NOLA.com, 29 Aug. 2017 Wrap pencil with washi tape keeping it as tight as possible.—Sarah Newell, Seventeen, 9 Aug. 2017 See More
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