from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To wrap up; enclose.
- transitive v. To envelop.
- transitive v. To absorb completely; engross: I was enwrapped by the fascinating tale.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To wrap around, surround; to envelop
- v. To absorb completely or engross
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To envelop. See inwrap.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- etc. See inwrap, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
From Middle English enwrappen, inwrappen ("to wrap in"), equivalent to en- + wrap. Compare also Middle English inwlappen (See lap, "to enwrap"). More at en-, wrap. Cognate via Old French with envelop, envelope. (Wiktionary)