Synonyms and Antonyms of envelop
to close or shut in by or as if by barriers
- A cloud of silence enveloped the library.
box (in), cage, closet, coop (up), corral, encase, enclose (also inclose), fence (in), hedge, hem (in), house, immure, include, mew (up), pen, wall (in)
bound, circumscribe, confine, contain, limit, restrict
encircle, encompass, enfold, enframe, enlace, frame, ring, surround
armor, cocoon, encapsulate, encapsule, encyst, ensheathe, ensphere, enwomb
to surround or cover closely
- Mist enveloped the mountains.
bosom, bower, cocoon, embosom, embower, embrace, enclose (also inclose), encompass, enfold, enshroud, enswathe, enwrap, invest, involve, lap, mantle, muffle, shroud, swathe, veil, wrap
embed (also imbed), encase
blanket, overlay, overspread
camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask
circle, encircle, enlace, enwind