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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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It might be better, then, to understand that which is enfolded as friend-enemy in terms of the concept of the vinculum.
The narrator, Gabriela, is living in a small Mayan village, attending school nearby, enfolded in a loving family, when disaster strikes.
4) Returning Marines are enfolded in the embrace of their loved ones.
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.
Ideally, during these years we are nourished, protected, and well enfolded as our bodies and minds grow in preparation for the rest of our lives.
They come, no doubt, bringing their concerns, sorrows and anxieties, some just to rest and be enfolded for a short time in the pregnant silence.
Lots of people have been giving me support and I feel enfolded in love.
And I ask of a priest a blessing and he places his hand on my head and prays and I too pray through a tearful face, and it is as if I feel purged and enfolded in His tender mercies, and that not only for me, but for all those who would seek Him in humility.
After they are filled and wrapped, the tamales are enfolded in corn husks or banana leaves and steamed to doneness.
Noting that bishops always tended to be enfolded by the mighty, and even within the church were hedged in by officials and advisers, he wrote: "I want to break free from that.
What we (readers) want, we are told, is the story of music unencumbered by analytical description and enfolded into a context of urban history.
Included within this range is the Kut-Kut Plait, which is made up of exotic whirls of uniquely spiced fillings, enfolded in a light puff pastry, available in lamb, chicken, beef or vegetable; the company's Jaggery Goor and Parsi chutneys and their Whistle Blower and Marchie Chili pickles for the more adventurous
They experienced their lives enfolded in mystery and moved easily between their internal and external worlds It was a wonderful sphere, unbounded by time and space.
According to Suk, the NIEHS already funds several projects on topics applicable to border health problems, which may be enfolded into the BRIDGE Program.