[ en-reeth ]
/ ɛnˈrið /

verb (used with object), en·wreathed, en·wreath·ing.

to surround or encircle with or as with a wreath.

Nearby words

  1. enwheel,
  2. enwind,
  3. enwomb,
  4. enwrap,
  5. enwreath,
  6. enwrought,
  7. enyo,
  8. enzed,
  9. enzootic,
  10. enzootic stability

Also inwreathe.

Origin of enwreathe

First recorded in 1610–20; en-1 + wreathe

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Examples from the Web for enwreathe

  • Soon as the noise of banquet ceased and the board was cleared, they set down great bowls and enwreathe the wine.

  • My smoky little candle had long since begun to gutter and sputter and enwreathe itself in a winding sheet.

    Memoirs of a Midget|Walter de la Mare