enwreathe

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

en- +‎ wreathe

Verb[edit]

enwreathe (third-person singular simple present enwreathes, present participle enwreathing, simple past and past participle enwreathed)

  1. Alternative form of inwreathe
    • 1834, Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Francesca Carrara, volume 3, page 313:
      The ivy, clinging round that side of the old church, shone with its broad green leaves, which caught a double radiance from the moon and from the small diamond panes of the Gothic windows which the long drooping branches enwreathed.