Search Result for "wrapped":
1. covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak;
- Example: "leaf-clothed trees"
- Example: "fog-cloaked meadows"
- Example: "a beam draped with cobwebs"
- Example: "cloud-wrapped peaks"
[syn: cloaked, clothed, draped, mantled, wrapped]
2. giving or marked by complete attention to;
- Example: "that engrossed look or rapt delight"
- Example: "then wrapped in dreams"
- Example: "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare
- Example: "rapt with wonder"
- Example: "wrapped in thought"
[syn: captive, absorbed, engrossed, enwrapped, intent, wrapped]
3. enclosed securely in a covering of paper or the like;
- Example: "gaily wrapped gifts"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Wrap \Wrap\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Wrappedor Wrapt; p. pr. & vb. n. Wrapping.] [OE. wrappen, probably akin to E. warp. [root]144. Cf. Warp.] [1913 Webster] 1. To wind or fold together; to arrange in folds. [1913 Webster] Then cometh Simon Peter, . . . and seeth . . . the napkin that was about his head, not lying with the linen clothes, but wrapped together in a place by itself. --John xx. 6, 7. [1913 Webster] Like one that wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams. --Bryant. [1913 Webster] 2. To cover by winding or folding; to envelop completely; to involve; to infold; -- often with up. [1913 Webster] I . . . wrapt in mist Of midnight vapor, glide obscure. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 3. To conceal by enveloping or infolding; to hide; hence, to involve, as an effect or consequence; to be followed by. [1913 Webster] Wise poets that wrap truth in tales. --Carew. [1913 Webster] To be wrapped up in, to be wholly engrossed in; to be entirely dependent on; to be covered with. [1913 Webster] Leontine's young wife, in whom all his happiness was wrapped up, died in a few days after the death of her daughter. --Addison. [1913 Webster] Things reflected on in gross and transiently . . . are thought to be wrapped up in impenetrable obscurity. --Locke. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
59 Moby Thesaurus words for "wrapped": absorbed, armored, cased, ceiled, cloaked, clouded, coated, compassed, coped, covered, covert, cowled, curtained, deep, eclipsed, encapsulated, encapsuled, encased, enclosed, encompassed, enfolded, engaged, engrossed, enveloped, environed, enwrapped, filmed, floored, hooded, housed, immersed, lapped, loricate, loricated, mantled, masked, muffled, obscured, occulted, packaged, paved, preoccupied, rapt, roofed-in, screened, scummed, sheathed, shelled, shielded, shrouded, surrounded, swathed, tented, under cover, veiled, walled, walled-in, wrapped up, wreathed