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wreathing

verb
present participle of wreathe

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1 to cause to twine about one another
  • decided to wreathe the grapevines into a beribboned swag to give the room the "country look"

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2 to scatter or set here and there among other things
  • wreathed small flowers into the design for the wallpaper

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3 to form a circle around
  • pretty ribbons wreathed the flower girl's braided bun

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“Wreathing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wreathing. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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