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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Enclose in a bower.

Usage examples (37)
  •     Yea, thou queen of Golgi, of Idaly leaf-embower'd,
  • The valleys are green, the brooks are frequent, the rivers are tortuous, the mountains are high, and luxuriant walnut-trees embower the roads.
  • But still come the budding spring and the blooming summer to embower those quiet streets and to fill the morning hour with birds 'sweet singing.
  • Now the few ancestral mansions embower themselves in an aristocratic seclusion of trees and vines that shut them in with their birds and flowers and sunshine, and the... for more
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