verb[with object] formal
Hold tightly in one’s arms.
More example sentences
- He might well be rechristened John Octopus, reflecting his unstoppable urge to enclasp any passing female in a sweaty tentacle.
- Father and son, hands enclasped, staring at each other for the first time ever.
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