verb (used with object), wrapped or wrapt, wrap·ping.
verb (used without object), wrapped or wrapt, wrap·ping.
- the completion of photography on a film or an individual scene.
- the termination of a working day during the shooting of a film.
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Idioms for wrap
- intensely absorbed in: wrapped up in one's work.
- involved in; bound up with: Peace is wrapped up in willingness to compromise.
Origin of wrap
OTHER WORDS FROM wrap
Example sentences from the Web for wrap
Caitlin Dickson wraps up another week in fun from the fringe.Fringe Factor: South Carolina Mayor Won’t Apologize for Anti-Gay Rant|Caitlin Dickson|October 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He wraps up the package neatly with selective stories, data, and research.Malcolm Gladwell In Five Minutes: What to Know to Pretend You’ve Read the New Book|Thomas Flynn|October 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The silhouette was classic Christopher Bailey, with coat dresses, wraps and pencil skirts predominating.
At the last moment, Levin abruptly bails out, makes everything go right again, and wraps it up with a happy ending.Must Read New Fiction: ‘Arcadia,’ ‘Men in Space,’ ‘The O’Briens,’ ‘Hot Pink’|Chloë Schama, Jacob Silverman, Wendy Smith, Daniel Roberts|March 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I can tell you what he is going to say before she wraps her scarf dutifully around her hair to go meet the imam.All-American Muslim: Why Advertisers Are Right to Boycott|Asra Q. Nomani|December 15, 2011|DAILY BEAST
She begins to loose the wraps from her feet, and Mrs. Wyatt coming doubtfully to her aid she is presently freed.A Counterfeit Presentment and The Parlour Car|William Dean Howells
Mère Bricolin's surprise as Estelle took off her wraps brought another smile to his face.Chatterbox, 1906|Various
A purer sun appears the heavens to light, and wraps the little bark in radiance bright.The Paris Sketch Book of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh|William Makepeace Thackeray
And almost as soon as Joan discovered them, they were joined by two women in brilliant evening gowns and wraps.Joan Thursday|Louis Joseph Vance
We carried him into the cold room and laid him down, and David and I tore his wraps open while the others ran quickly after snow.Eben Holden|Irving Bacheller
British Dictionary definitions for wrap
verb wraps, wrapping or wrapped (mainly tr)
- the end of a working day during the filming of a motion picture or television programme
- the completion of filming of a motion picture or television programme
Word Origin for wrap
Idioms and Phrases with wrap
In addition to the idiom beginning with wrap
- wrap up
- twist (wrap) around one's finger
- under wraps