Associations to the word «Wrap»


WRAP, verb. (transitive) To enclose (an object) completely in any flexible, thin material such as fabric or paper.
WRAP, verb. (transitive) To enclose or coil around an object or organism, as a form of grasping.
WRAP, verb. (figurative) To conceal by enveloping or enfolding; to hide.
WRAP, verb. (transitive or intransitive) (video production) To finish shooting (filming) a video, television show, or movie.
WRAP, noun. A garment that one wraps around the body to keep oneself warm.
WRAP, noun. A type of food consisting of various ingredients wrapped in a tortilla or pancake.
WRAP, noun. (entertainment) The completion of all or a major part of a performance.
WRAP AROUND ONE'S LITTLE FINGER, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) To successfully control or exert influence over, especially for a sustained period of time.
WRAP IN THE FLAG, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) To claim as deserving support for patriotic reasons.
WRAP ONE'S HEAD AROUND, verb. (figuratively) To come to a good understanding of.
WRAP ONE'S HEAD AROUND, verb. (more literally uncommon) To crash into (something, especially a pole) messily and fatally while travelling in a motor vehicle.
WRAP ONE'S HEAD AROUND, verb. Used other than as an idiom: see wrap,‎ head,‎ around.
WRAP UP, verb. (transitive and intransitive) To cover or enclose (something) by folding and securing a covering entirely around it.
WRAP UP, verb. (transitive and intransitive) (idiomatic) To conclude or finish completely.
WRAP UP, verb. (transitive and intransitive) (idiomatic) To put on abundant clothing as protection from the weather; to bundle up.
WRAP UP, verb. (transitive and intransitive) (idiomatic) To summarize or recapitulate.
WRAP UP, verb. (transitive) (idiomatic) (figurative) To tie up; to make too busy to respond.

Dictionary definition

WRAP, noun. Cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person.
WRAP, noun. A sandwich in which the filling is rolled up in a soft tortilla.
WRAP, noun. The covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrapped.
WRAP, verb. Arrange or fold as a cover or protection; "wrap the baby before taking her out"; "Wrap the present".
WRAP, verb. Arrange or or coil around; "roll your hair around your finger"; "Twine the thread around the spool"; "She wrapped her arms around the child".
WRAP, verb. Enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering; "Fog enveloped the house".
WRAP, verb. Crash into so as to coil around; "The teenager wrapped his car around the fire hydrant".

Wise words

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