Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
  • transitive v. To hold within limits; enclose.
  • transitive v. To embrace.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To fold something around; to envelop
  • v. To embrace

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To infold. See infold.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See infold.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

Etymologies

en- +‎ fold (Wiktionary)

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