- the completion of photography on a film or an individual scene.
- the termination of a working day during the shooting of a film.
Idioms about 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
How to use wrap in a sentence
The U.S. wants to keep its $55 billion bomber program under tight wraps.How the Pentagon Strangles Its Most Advanced Stealth Warplanes|Bill Sweetman|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Especially with casting, those things are hard to keep under wraps.The Leaner, Meaner Season 2 of ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’|Jason Lynch|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
EDINBURGH — Every actor can recall their worst review; but most try to keep them under wraps.
But it was good that it was kept under wraps, because it made it so much more shocking.Life After Deaths: Sean Bean on 'Game of Thrones' Paternity and 'Legends'|Jason Lynch|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he has just the idea: a radical new video service, the details of which he's smartly keeping under wraps.Killing Net Neutrality Kills the Dreams of Young Entrepreneurs|Joshua DuBois|April 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When a leaf is so young that it wraps itself around the main stalk it's useless to try to turn it over.The Tale of Grandfather Mole|Arthur Scott Bailey
When the party was complete they bundled into their wraps again and piled into the machines.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
And, by the way, there is little danger of being supplied with too many clothes and wraps when motoring in Britain.
The envelope of air wraps the earth completely about, and, though varying in thickness, is everywhere present over its surface.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
At no time in the summer were we able to dispense for any length of time with heavy wraps and robes while on the road.
British Dictionary definitions for wrap
- 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
Other Idioms and Phrases with wrap
In addition to the idiom beginning with wrap
- wrap up
- twist (wrap) around one's finger
- under wraps