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envelops

verb
present tense third-person singular of envelop

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1 to close or shut in by or as if by barriers
  • a chronic mistrust of outsiders envelops that neighborhood, cutting it off from the rest of the city

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2 to surround or cover closely
  • the truth of the presidential assassination is enveloped in a dense fog of myths and conspiracy theories

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“Envelops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/envelops. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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