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enfold

en·fold

enfold

 
pronunciation:
ihn fold
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Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: enfolded, enfolding, enfolds
definition 1: to place within a covering; envelop.
similar words:
envelop, roll, wrap
definition 2: to surround with or as though with one's arms; hug; embrace.
similar words:
embrace, envelop, fold, wrap
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derivation: enfoldment (n.)
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