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Synonyms for enfold

Synonyms for enfold

to cover completely and closely, as with clothing or bandages

to surround and cover completely so as to obscure

to put one's arms around affectionately

Synonyms for enfold

enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

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Randolph Bourne, the Young Intellectuals, the Lost Generation, The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, Students for a Democratic Society, Abbie Hoffman, the Yippies, and Generation X all were enfolded within a discourse that constituted them as units and framed their activity in relation to both tradition and creativity.
Johnson appeared in the middle of the ballet with a partner, who alternately raised her high or enfolded her in a ball.
Note that Bohm (1980) speaks of two kinds of "orders"; the implicate or enfolded order denotes an undivided wholeness, in which a total order is contained within the whole universe, and the explicate or unfolded order (Bohm, 1980), which is simply the manifestations that we commonly see in everyday living.
Upon completion of the acquisition, superDimension would be enfolded in the endomechnical line of the Covidien's medical device division.
Tsubame the Ninja" is a fast moving, action packed book filled with adventure and challenge, enfolded into everyday disguises in regular living.
As with individuals, so it is with nations, that the helpless should never be abandoned but received and enfolded close to the heart of the world's great human family.
There's nothing more satisfying than to put the latest book down, reluctantly, at the end with good having triumphed, the bad guys confounded, the fair safely enfolded in the arms of the brave and the world seeming a better place.
Topped by vitrines (some of which are eerily vacant) and decorated with clutches of silk flowers, little wire trees festooned with dime-store charms, carved and painted birds, long strands of golden chain, and hunks of raw minerals (not to mention the obligatory decomposing lycanthropes enfolded within its strange contours), the entire assemblage is an uncanny cross between a half-dismantled department store display and a low-budget natural history museum.
This time the opposition was not so generous and a tremendous game enfolded with Merebrook refusing to roll over easily.
Mikaelsen writes of events during the bitter civil war in Guatemala in the 1980s, based on a story told to him by a survivor of this war The narrator, Gabriela, is living in a small Mayan village, attending school nearby, enfolded in a loving family, when disaster strikes.
Beethoven gruffly saw in last night's concert and smilingly sent us on our way with a programme which enfolded two early 20th century concertante English works.
That's because they were slightly crispier, and again cleverly enfolded in a crepelike manner with the tender earthiness of wild mushrooms into what the menu terms ``canneloni,'' paired with the even stronger earthiness of summer truffles and the matching fresh and slightly bitter crunch of frisee.
The object of a creative act is not only enfolded by the eye and the touch, it has to be introjected, identified with one's own body and existential experience.
Maybe we learn to suspend our belief in endings from the earth, from seasons that turn and are enfolded into the next.
That being the case, the virtual wall of silence which enfolded the major news item of 1998 was wholly predictable.