Definition of enwrap in English:

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Pronunciation: /ənˈrap/

verb (enwraps, enwrapping, enwrapped)

[with object]
1Wrap; envelop: the book jacket enwraps a plain blue paper binding
More example sentences
  • Indeed, he laments his genre's lack of status before the book even begins, on a narrative broadsheet-cum-book jacket that enwraps one of the lushest tributes to the graphic arts ever printed.
  • Both these truths work to enwrap the book in an aura at once mysterious and almost unbreachable.
  • Everywhere, whatever the script and however different the set looked, a sense of entrapment prevailed, like a thick, dark cloud enwrapping the stage and spreading to the auditorium.
1.1Engross or absorb (someone): they were enwrapped in conversation
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  • He fails to get the exercise his body needs and is so enwrapped in his world of cyber heroes and villains that he skips meals too.
  • He seems to have become so enwrapped in the technical problems that he has lost sight of its inescapably political context.
  • When I saw him that afternoon so enwrapped in the music at St. James's Hall, I felt that an evil time might be coming upon those whom he had set himself to hunt down.

Words that rhyme with enwrap

bap, cap, chap, clap, dap, entrap, flap, frap, gap, giftwrap, hap, knap, lap, Lapp, map, nap, nappe, pap, rap, sap, schappe, scrap, slap, snap, strap, tap, trap, wrap, yap, zap

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Syllabification: en·wrap

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