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wrap

verb

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1 to encircle or bind with or as if with a belt
  • wrapped her waist with a colorful silk sash

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2 to surround or cover closely
  • a sinister darkness seemed to wrap the lonely cabin

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The first known use of wrap was in the 14th century

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“Wrap.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wrap. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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