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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is bound.

Usage examples (38)
  • I hurriedly removed the wrapper from the candy bar.
  • My only complaint is that when I removed the label the wrapper tore a little.
  • "It looked like a muffin wrapper with half a muffin it," he said disgustedly.
  • 'Her bed has not been slept on, and her silken wrapper is still in its broidered case.' for more
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