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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The cover in which something is enveloped..

Usage examples (34)
  • I would have to go on without my boots, but the wrappings were a safeguard I dared not relinquish.
  • "Inside the wrappings was a battered but full-sized human skeleton.
  • You will remove your outer wrappings and stand forth.
  • He lay on the desk an object in wrappings of dirty rags. for more
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