ensconce Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “ensconce” in the English Dictionary

"ensconce" in British English

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uk   /ɪnˈskɒns/  us   /-ˈskɑːns/ literary
ensconce yourself to make yourself very ​comfortable or ​safe in a ​place or ​position: After ​dinner, I ​ensconced myself in an ​armchair with a ​book.
(Definition of ensconce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ensconce" in American English

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ensconceverb [T always + adv/prep]

 us   /ɪnˈskɑns/
to put yourself in a ​place or ​comfortableposition as if to ​stay there: She is ​fully ensconced in the Senate. He was ensconced in a ​largearmchair in his ​warmlivingroom.
(Definition of ensconce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ensconce”
in Spanish ponerse cómodo…
in Vietnamese thu mình…
in Malaysian duduk selesa…
in Thai ทำตัวตามสบาย…
in Indonesian menyamankan, menjadikan nyaman…
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