Inwrap
Inwrap In*wrap", v. t. [Written also enwrap.] [1913 Webster] 1. To cover by wrapping; to involve; to infold; as, to inwrap in a cloak, in smoke, etc. [1913 Webster]

2. To involve, as in difficulty or perplexity; to perplex. [R.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]


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  • inwrap — [in rap′] vt. inwrapped, inwrapping var. of ENWRAP …   English World dictionary

  • inwrap — var. of ENWRAP. * * * variant of enwrap * * * /in rap /, v.t., inwrapped, inwrapping. enwrap. * * * inwrap, ment variant of enwrap, ment …   Useful english dictionary

  • inwrap — /in rap /, v.t., inwrapped, inwrapping. enwrap. * * * …   Universalium

  • inwrap — v. wrap, enfold; perplex; involve in difficulty or complication …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inwrap — v. a. Infold, involve, cover, envelop, wrap, wrap up …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • inwrap — /ɪnˈræp/ (say in rap) verb (t) (inwrapped, inwrapping) → enwrap …   Australian English dictionary

  • Investment — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Investment >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 investment investment Sgm: N 1 covering covering &c. 223 Sgm: N 1 dress dress clothing raiment drapery costume attire guise toilet …   English dictionary for students

  • enfold — Infold In*fold (?n f?ld ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Infolded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Infolding}.] [Pref. in in + fold.] [Written also {enfold}.] 1. To wrap up or cover with folds; to envelop; to inwrap; to inclose; to involve. [1913 Webster] Gilded tombs… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • enrol — Enroll En*roll , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enrolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enrolling}.] [Pref. en + roll: cf. F. enr[^o]ler; pref. en (L. in) + r[^o]le roll or register. See {Roll}, n.] [Written also {enrol}.] 1. To insert in a roil; to register or enter… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Enroll — En*roll , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Enrolled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Enrolling}.] [Pref. en + roll: cf. F. enr[^o]ler; pref. en (L. in) + r[^o]le roll or register. See {Roll}, n.] [Written also {enrol}.] 1. To insert in a roil; to register or enter in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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