enwreathe
Inwreathe In*wreathe", v. t. To surround or encompass as with a wreath. [Written also {enwreathe}.] [1913 Webster]

Resplendent locks, inwreathed with beams. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


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  • Enwreathe — En*wreathe , v. t. See {Inwreathe}. Shelton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enwreathe — [en rēth′] vt. enwreathed, enwreathing to encircle or surround with or as with a wreath …   English World dictionary

  • enwreathe — transitive verb Date: 15th century to encircle with or as if with a wreath ; envelop …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • enwreathe — /en reedh /, v.t., enwreathed, enwreathing. to surround or encircle with or as with a wreath. Also, inwreathe. [1610 20; EN 1 + WREATHE] * * * …   Universalium

  • enwreathe — verb To surround or encompass as with a wreath …   Wiktionary

  • enwreathe — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. encircle, garland, entwine, festoon, interweave, interlace, twine, twist, wreathe, plait, braid; see also decorate …   English dictionary for students

  • enwreathe — verb literary surround or envelop …   English new terms dictionary

  • enwreathe — en·wreathe …   English syllables

  • enwreathe — en•wreathe [[t]ɛnˈrið[/t]] v. t. wreathed, wreath•ing to surround or encircle with or as if with a wreath • Etymology: 1610–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • enwreathe — /ɛnˈrið/ (say en reedh), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (t) (enwreathed, enwreathing) to surround with or as if with a wreath. Also, inwreathe …   Australian English dictionary

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