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

  • transitive v. To enclose in or as if in a womb.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To place or cause to be contained in the womb; to make pregnant; to conceive.
  • v. To enclose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To conceive in the womb.
  • transitive v. To bury, as it were in a womb; to hide, as in a gulf, pit, or cavern.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make pregnant.
  • To bury; hide as in a womb, pit, or cavern.


From en- +‎ womb. (Wiktionary)


  • And at the same time the huge body tried to take the invader and enwomb it.

    The Gunslinger


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