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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Covering or folding with paper or cloth. Also: Embracing.

Usage examples (39)
  • The wrapping was carefully removed from the package.
  • Verb (used with object) : She wrapped her head in a scarf. ,He wrapped the package up in brown paper
  • Verb (used without object) : We hope to wrap in time for Christmas
  • Noun : an evening wrap for more
Tutoring comment
  • Another word that sounds like "wrapping" which means covering with paper, is "rapping" which means hitting loudly.
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