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“Discord” proceeds to envelop us in this exhaustive, mind-racking debate.

The shadows may have sought to envelop Paris altogether early Wednesday.

Spontaneity should, like a sort of fog, already envelop those pages that you will write the next day.

He is one of those who, when they meet Mandela, envelop him in a hug as they walk to steady the old man.

Her flowing dusty-rose gown seemed to envelop her—like a chiffon pup tent held up with silver sequins.

The long axis of the hip-roof crystal is often so shortened that it resembles the envelop crystal of calcium oxalate.

The shell is thick, and is surrounded by an uneven gelatinous envelop which is often stained with bile.

I long for the precious embrace to surround me, to envelop me, to pour its soft balm into my aching soul.

They were great rolling clouds that seemed to envelop the entire universe with their vibrance.

The night wears on: darkness and fog envelop Paris more and more.


On this page you'll find 105 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to envelop, such as: blanket, drape, encircle, enclose, encompass, and enfold.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.