wreathing

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Verb[edit]

wreathing

  1. Present participle of wreath.

Noun[edit]

wreathing (plural wreathings)

  1. The motion or pattern of something that wreaths.
    • John Duncan, Duncan's Travels
      To have demolished and rebuilt the walls, would have been a very costly expedient, and as the least of two evils, the painter's brush was resorted to; here and there however, above some of the windows, the black wreathings of the smoke are still discernible through the white covering.

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