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Definition of "wrap" []

  • To arrange or fold (something) about as cover or protection: She wrapped her fur coat closely about herself. (verb-transitive)
  • To cover, envelop, or encase, as by folding or coiling something about: wrapped my head in a scarf. (verb-transitive)
  • To enclose, especially in paper, and fasten: wrap a package; wrapped up the peelings. (verb-transitive)
  • To clasp, fold, or coil about something: She wrapped her arms about his neck. (verb-transitive)
  • To move (text that will not fit on a line) automatically to the following line. (verb-transitive)
  • To fold or wind (paper, cloth, etc) around (a person or thing) so as to cover (verb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • To fold paper, etc, around to fasten securely (verb)
  • To surround or conceal by surrounding (verb)
  • To enclose, immerse, or absorb (verb)
  • To fold, wind, or roll up (verb)
  • To be or become wound or extended (verb)
  • To complete the filming of (a motion picture or television programme) (verb)
  • To praise (someone) (verb)
  • A garment worn wrapped around the body, esp the shoulders, such as a shawl or cloak (noun)
  • A type of sandwich consisting of a tortilla wrapped round a filling (noun)
  • Wrapping or a wrapper (noun)
  • A small package of an illegal drug in powder form (noun)
  • A commendation (noun)
  • The end of a working day during the filming of a motion picture or television programme (noun)
  • The completion of filming of a motion picture or television programme (noun)

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Use "wrap" in a sentence
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