from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To surround with or as if with a wreath.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To surround or encompass as with a wreath.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. See inwreathe.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- See inwreathe.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Wherefore arise, O men, and enwreathe your hair with leafy sprays, and stretch forth the cups in your hands; call on our common god and pour the glad wine. '
Soon as the noise of banquet ceased and the board was cleared, they set down great bowls and enwreathe the wine.
And thou, glowing Ether, and Clouds who enwreathe her with thunder and lightning and storms,
On the right the houses are wholly of mediæval type, the flat marble-sheeted fronts pierced with trefoil-headed lights; one of them splendid with painted arabesques dipping at its base into the very waters of the canal and mounting up to enwreathe in intricate patterns the very chimney of the roof.
And enwreathe Berenice's bright locks in the skies!
"Oak and olive and bay, -- I bid you cease to enwreathe
"Oak and olive and bay -- I bid you cease to enwreathe