Inwrap

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Inwrap To cover by wrapping; to involve; to infold; as, to inwrap in a cloak, in smoke, etc.
    • Inwrap To involve, as in difficulty or perplexity; to perplex.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • inwrap To cover by or as if by wrapping; infold; hence, to include.
    • inwrap To involve in difficulty or perplexity; perplex.
    • inwrap To transport; enrapture.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Inwrap to cover by wrapping: to perplex: to engross
    • Inwrap Enwrap.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Written also enwrap,

Usage

In literature:

He was then taken, and carefully inwrapped in blankets, and locked up in the store-room.
"Tales of the Argonauts" by Bret Harte
God grant our new may inwrap our old!
"Mary Marston" by George MacDonald
And as I had suspected, she it was, arriving breathless and cloak inwrapped, only her white face showing.
"Desert Dust" by Edwin L. Sabin
A sense of desolation inwrapped the manor.
"A Colony of Girls" by Kate Livingston Willard
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