What does enfold mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. envelop, enfold, enwrap, wrap, encloseverb

    enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

    "Fog enveloped the house"


  1. enfoldverb

    To fold something around; to envelop

  2. enfoldverb

    To embrace


  1. enfold

    To enfold is to wrap or envelop something or someone completely, often implying a sense of security, warmth, or care. It can also mean to incorporate or include something within a larger group, category, or system.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enfoldverb

    to infold. See Infold

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Enfold

    en-fōld′, Infold, in-, v.t. to wrap up.—n. Enfold′ment, act of enfolding: that which enfolds.

Anagrams for enfold »

  1. fondle

  2. folden

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enfold in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enfold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of enfold in a Sentence

  1. Rudyard Kipling:

    He wrapped himself in quotations- as a beggar would enfold himself in the purple of Emperors.

  2. Giacomo Puccini:

    See, the night doth enfold us! See, all the world lies sleeping!”

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