Translation of envolver in English:

envolver

vt

envolverse v pron

  • 1.1 (refl) (en una manta) to wrap oneself (up) se envolvió en la manta y se durmió she wrapped herself (up) in the blanket o she wrapped the blanket around herself and fell asleep 1.2 (en un delito, asunto) to become involved

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