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1 to lay one part over or against another part of
  • fold the blanket so that it will fit inside the trunk

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2 to be unsuccessful
  • the business folded after just two months

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Synonyms & Antonyms of fold (Entry 2 of 2)

a group of people sharing a common interest and relating together socially
  • ready to welcome their old Liberal friend back into the fold

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The first known use of fold was before the 12th century

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“Fold.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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