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English definition of “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 unwrapWrapping, 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
(Definition of wrap verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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