wrap up


Synonyms and Antonyms of wrap up

  1. 1 to bring (an event) to a natural or appropriate stopping point a grand parade will wrap up the weeklong celebration Synonyms close out, complete, conclude, end, finish, round (off or out), terminate, wind up, closeRelated Words climax, crown; consummate, perfect; halt, stop, suspendAntonyms begin, commence, inaugurate, open, start

  2. 2 to make into a short statement of the main points (as of a report) a reporter wrapped up the mayor's speech in a few sentences Synonyms abstract, boil down, brief, digest, encapsulate, epitomize, outline, recap, recapitulate, reprise, sum up, synopsize, summarizeRelated Words abridge, condense, curtail, cut back, shorten; downsize, shrink; concentrate, consolidate; decoct, essentialize; simplify, streamlineNear Antonyms elongate, extend, lengthen, prolong, protract; amplify, elaborate (on or upon), enlarge (on or upon), expand, supplement

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a brief usually trivial fact

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