Definition of wrapp
1. wrap [ v ] arrange or fold as a cover or protection
Examples: "wrap the baby before taking her out" "Wrap the present"
(Robert Penn Warren, Wilderness....)
The head was wrapped in a turban and on top of the turban rode a great hamper across which a piece of poncho had been flung .
(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)
They took Jesus 's body , then , and wrapped it in winding-clothes with the spices ; that is how the Jews prepare a body for burial .
He hesitated for a moment when Michelangelo asked him to disrobe , so Michelangelo gave him a piece of toweling to wrap around his loins , led him to the kitchen to take_off his clothes .
(Sallie Bingham, "Moving Day," The Atlantic...)
Winston followed her around the room , collecting the small frail objects ( Christmas , birthday , and anniversary ) and wrapping them in tissue_paper .
He picked_up the photograph and began to wrap it .Synonyms wrap wrap_up Related Terms unwrap cover parcel do_up gift-wrap shroud cere shrinkwrap wrapping swathe
2. wrap [ v ] wrap or coil around
Examples: "roll your hair around your finger" "Twine the thread around the spool"
(S. J. Perelman, The Rising Gorge. New York:...)
Then , having wrapped the lot in an afghan my dog customarily slept on , you lammed out the front_door , considerately leaving it open for neighbors to discover .
The next time we saw him , he was a changed person ; he had aged thirty years , and his face , the color of tallow , was crisscrossed with wrinkles , as though it had been wrapped in chicken wire .Synonyms wrap wind roll twine Related Terms unwind move coil ball spool reel clue roll_up roll_up winder curler winder
3. wrap [ n ] cloak that is folded or wrapped around a personUsed in print:
(Alex Gordon, The Cipher....)
In the lighted interior he saw other men and women struggling into their wraps .Synonyms wrap wrapper Related Terms cloak
4. wrap [ v ] enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
Examples: "Fog enveloped the house"
5. wrap [ n ] a sandwich in which the filling is rolled up in a soft tortillaSynonyms wrap Related Terms sandwich tortilla
6. wrap [ n ] the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrappedSynonyms wrap wrapper wrapping Related Terms covering jacket envelope gift_wrapping plastic_wrap film
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