(redirected from enwraps)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
References in periodicals archive ?
While Ahlmann often enwraps his sculptures in richly coloured, glossy and sensual glazes, Madsen expresses herself primarily in subdued Nordic colours--in monochrome and black-and-white glazes--with the exception of a number of her new works, where certain colours are introduced.
H]ere the Power so called / Through sad incompetence of human speech, / That awful Power rose from the mind's abyss / Like an unfathered vapour that enwraps, / At once, some lonely traveller.
12) to a ruined tomb, an orange flower, to five blind and groping beetles; and only then, as thought enwraps the objects of his vision, can he turn back to metaphor, to a comparison of the air in the Campagna to "Rome's ghost since her decease" (l.
Though it takes up residence on the surface of things, the face cannot fuse with the matter it enwraps.
Here, curiously, the critic Clive Bloom, in his comparative study Reading Poe Reading Freud (1988), citing the same passage from 'Usher' as we have just quoted to exemplify Poe's encyclopaedic vision of mind and universe, or how he "continually enwraps his tales within [a] totality of cultural and aesthetic availability", rather seriously vitiates his own argument by claiming that "the majority of the titles are works invented by Poe" (110, 113; Bloom's italics).
With his finely picked acoustic blues guitar and a voice that growl-purrs with all of his 60-odd sometimes hard-lived years, Smither enwraps us in a variety of touching, inspiring and sometimes downright funny folk idioms.
57) On such a reading, then, Venus enwraps Vulcan into an elegiac fold, (58) casting him into a role well known to Vergil's Roman audience, the persona of the elegiac lover (the very role Aeneas himself had been forced to abandon in Aeneid 4).
Because it is not, it is at once pervasively femin and anti-polemical, for the polemicist assumes contention, while Hacker's world stands quietly before the reader, then enwraps her, assuming only its own lovely normality.
The chondriosomal mantle enwraps the "9+9+2" arrangement.
This, as an amber drop enwraps a bee, Covering discovers your quick soul; that we May in your through-shine front your heart's thoughts see.