Definition of wrapping
: something used to wrap an object : wrapper
Examples of wrapping in a Sentence
She tore the wrapping off the present.
Some of the mummy's wrappings had been removed.
Recent Examples of wrapping from the Web
In wrapping up dealing with the false threat, Claire orchestrates Braugher's resignation, and agrees to a meeting with Jane later in the week.
One last thing: Baguettes are sold with other breads in PB’s pastry area, and are encased in a tight wrapping of plastic and paper.
Volunteers will help with a variety of projects like wrapping presents, staining fences, landscaping, cleaning and more.
With the school year wrapping up, Crossroads Hospice and Palliative Care is seeking high school and college student to volunteer to work with terminally ill patients in the Kansas City area.
With a quick gathering up of the sandwich wrappings, Ehle smiles and says it again, for emphasis.
And despite initial technical bugs (weird line-wrapping, general pokiness), there are loads of sounds and images, the links are clever, and the format is easy to navigate.
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First Known Use of wrapping
WRAPPING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wrapping for English Language Learners
: a thin piece of paper, plastic, fabric, etc., that covers or surrounds something to protect it
WRAPPING Defined for Kids
Definition of wrapping for Students
: something used to wrap something else : wrapper
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