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wrap

verb [T]
 
 
/ræp/ ( present participle wrapping, past tense and past participle wrapped)
B1 ( also wrap up) to cover something or someone with paper, cloth, etc: to wrap a present They wrapped him in a blanket. →  Opposite unwrap Wrapping, packing and loading
wrap sth around sb/sth B1 to fold paper, cloth, etc around something to cover it: He wrapped a towel around his waist.Enclosing, surrounding and immersing
wrap your arms/fingers, etc around sb/sth to put your arms/fingers, etc around someone or something: She wrapped her arms around my neck.Enclosing, surrounding and immersing
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