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1 wrap /ˈræp/ verb
wraps; wrapped; wrapping
1 wrap
/ˈræp/
verb
wraps; wrapped; wrapping
Learner's definition of WRAP
[+ object]
: to cover (something) by winding or folding a piece of material around it
often + up, in, or with
: to wind or fold (something) around something else
: to put (your arms, legs, etc.) around someone or something
[no object] : to go around something
: to finish filming a movie or television show or one of its scenes
[no object]
[+ object]

wrap (someone) around your (little) finger

informal
: to have complete control over (someone)

wrap up

[phrasal verb]
wrap (something) up or wrap up (something) or wrap up : to finish or end (something)
see also wrap-up
wrapped up in
◊ If you are wrapped up in something, you are fully involved or interested in it.

wrap your mind around

US, informal
: to find a way to understand or accept (something)
2 wrap /ˈræp/ noun
plural wraps
2 wrap
/ˈræp/
noun
plural wraps
Learner's definition of WRAP
[noncount] : material used for covering or wrapping something see also plastic wrap, shrink-wrap
[count] : a piece of clothing that is wrapped around a person's shoulders, waist, etc.
[count] : a thin piece of bread that is rolled around a filling of meat, vegetables, etc.
[count] : a treatment for your skin that involves covering your entire body with something (such as wet cloth or seaweed)
[count] : a bandage that you wear around a part of your body to treat or prevent an injury

it's a wrap

or that's a wrap
used to say that the filming of a movie or television show or one of its scenes is finished

under wraps

informal
: known to only a few people : secret
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