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enclosing

adjective
variants: also inclosing

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enclosing

verb
variants: also inclosing
present participle of enclose

Synonyms & Antonyms of enclosing (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to form a circle around
  • in a show of support, the women rushed to enclose their distraught friend

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3 to surround or cover closely
  • the house was enclosed by a high hedge that shielded it from public view

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“Enclosing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enclosing. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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