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cocoon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of cocoon

  1. 1 something that encloses another thing especially to protect it he retired to the cocoon of his study whenever he'd had enough of the company Synonyms of cocoon armor, capsule, casing, case, cover, covering, encasement, housing, hull, husk, jacket, pod, sheath, shellWords Related to cocoon cartridge, cassette (also casette); bark, crust; carapace, house, mail, panoply, plate, plating, shield; cuticle, hide, skin; envelope, package, wrapper; backing, coating, coverture, facing

  2. 2 something that serves as a protective barrier as the TV had been packed in a cocoon of Styrofoam, it arrived in one piece Synonyms of cocoon buffer, bumper, cushion, cushioning, fender, padWords Related to cocoon baffle, muffler; padding; safeguard, shield; barricade, cordon


cocoon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of cocoon

  1. to surround or cover closely cocooned in puffy down parkas, we braved the bitter cold as best we could Synonyms of cocoon bosom, bower, circumfuse, enfold, embosom, embower, embrace, enclose (also inclose), encompass, enshroud, enswathe, envelop, enwrap, invest, involve, lap, mantle, muffle, shroud, swathe, veil, wrapWords Related to cocoon curtain, drape; embed (also imbed), encase; swaddle; blanket, overlay, overspread; camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask; circle, encircle, enlace, enwindNear Antonyms of cocoon bare, denude, expose, strip



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