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wind

verb [T usually + adv/prep] (WRAP AROUND)
纏繞
 
 
/waɪnd/ (wound)
to wrap something around an object several times or twist it repeatedly around itself
包,裹;使纏繞成團
She wound a scarf around her neck.
她在脖子上圍了一條圍巾。
He wound the string into a ball.
他將繩子纏成一團。
He wound a small bandage round her finger.
他在她的手指上纏了一小條繃帶。
Enclosing, surrounding and immersingBending, twisting and curving
winding
 
 
/ˈwaɪn.dɪŋ/ adjective
describes a path, road, river, etc. which repeatedly turns in different directions
彎彎的
There's a very long, winding path leading up to the house.
一條很長的彎彎小路通向這所房子。
Bending, twisting and curving
(Definition of wind verb (WRAP AROUND) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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