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tr.v. en·wrapped, en·wrap·ping, en·wraps
a. To wrap up; enclose.
b. To envelop.
2. To absorb completely; engross: I was enwrapped by the fascinating tale.
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Adj.1.enwrapped - giving or marked by complete attention to; "that engrossed look or rapt delight"; "then wrapped in dreams"; "so intent on this fantastic...narrative that she hardly stirred"- Walter de la Mare; "rapt with wonder"; "wrapped in thought"
attentive - (often followed by `to') giving care or attention; "attentive to details"; "the nurse was attentive to her patient"; "an attentive suitor"
References in classic literature ?
For her this rhyme is penned, whose luminous eyes, Brightly expressive as the twins of Loeda, Shall find her own sweet name, that, nestling lies Upon the page, enwrapped from every reader.
THE regiment was standing at order arms at the side of a lane, waiting for the command to march, when suddenly the youth remembered the little packet enwrapped in a faded yellow envelope which the loud young soldier with lugu- brious words had intrusted to him.
Youth enwrapped them; the song of Phaethon announced passion requited, love attained.
It seemed as if I were surrounded and enwrapped in some electric atmosphere which altered all the ordinary conditions of sensation.
Music enwrapped her, and she could not enter into the distinction that divides young men whom one takes an interest in from young men whom one knows.
I saw, too, for a few moments of delirious horror, the soft and nearly imperceptible waving of the sable draperies which enwrapped the walls of the apartment.
When I saw him that afternoon so enwrapped in the music at St.
When applied, the balanced amount of wax enwrapped in a light gel texture immediately melt into the skin while the fine caring wax crystals provide intensive and long-lasting nourishing care leaving the skin feeling and looking supple and smooth.
10) Instead, "it has been enwrapped in all who have followed purely apostolic principles through the ages.
clowdily enwrapped in Allegoricall deuises' as a concession to 'the vse of these dayes, seeing all things accounted by their showes, and nothing esteemed of, that is not delightfull and pleasing to commune sence'.
Ultrastructural analysis by electron microscopy demonstrated oligodendrocyte cell projections that enwrapped cell processes resembling axons after 8 weeks of differentiation (Fig.
The emphasized "me," enwrapped by a symmetrical repetition ("well-loved" and "loved me well") and opposition ("dead" and "life"), seems to already place Lucy in the liminal space between life and death in a way that befits her ghostliness.