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em·bow·er

 (ĕm-bou′ər)
tr.v. em·bow·ered, em·bow·er·ing, em·bow·ers
To enclose in or as if in a bower.

embower

(ɪmˈbaʊə)
vb
(tr) archaic to enclose in or as in a bower

em•bow•er

(ɛmˈbaʊ ər)

v.t.
to shelter in or as if in a bower; cover with foliage.
[1570–80]

embower


Past participle: embowered
Gerund: embowering

Imperative
embower
embower
Present
I embower
you embower
he/she/it embowers
we embower
you embower
they embower
Preterite
I embowered
you embowered
he/she/it embowered
we embowered
you embowered
they embowered
Present Continuous
I am embowering
you are embowering
he/she/it is embowering
we are embowering
you are embowering
they are embowering
Present Perfect
I have embowered
you have embowered
he/she/it has embowered
we have embowered
you have embowered
they have embowered
Past Continuous
I was embowering
you were embowering
he/she/it was embowering
we were embowering
you were embowering
they were embowering
Past Perfect
I had embowered
you had embowered
he/she/it had embowered
we had embowered
you had embowered
they had embowered
Future
I will embower
you will embower
he/she/it will embower
we will embower
you will embower
they will embower
Future Perfect
I will have embowered
you will have embowered
he/she/it will have embowered
we will have embowered
you will have embowered
they will have embowered
Future Continuous
I will be embowering
you will be embowering
he/she/it will be embowering
we will be embowering
you will be embowering
they will be embowering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been embowering
you have been embowering
he/she/it has been embowering
we have been embowering
you have been embowering
they have been embowering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been embowering
you will have been embowering
he/she/it will have been embowering
we will have been embowering
you will have been embowering
they will have been embowering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been embowering
you had been embowering
he/she/it had been embowering
we had been embowering
you had been embowering
they had been embowering
Conditional
I would embower
you would embower
he/she/it would embower
we would embower
you would embower
they would embower
Past Conditional
I would have embowered
you would have embowered
he/she/it would have embowered
we would have embowered
you would have embowered
they would have embowered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.embower - enclose in a bower
inclose, shut in, close in, enclose - surround completely; "Darkness enclosed him"; "They closed in the porch with a fence"
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