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Meaning of INCLOSE

Pronunciation:  in'klowz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  introduce; "Insert your ticket here"
  2. [v]  surround completely; "Darkness enclosed him"
 

INCLOSE is a 7 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: enclose, enclose, insert, introduce, put in, shut in, stick in
 
 See Also: bank, border, bower, bury, case, casket, catheterise, catheterize, cordon off, corral, cup, dike, dyke, eat up, embower, encapsulate, encase, engross, enshrine, feed, feed in, fence, fence in, foist, fort, fortify, frame, frame in, glass, glass, glass in, immerse, inject, inoculate, insert, inset, interlard, intersperse, rope in, rope off, shoot, shrine, skirt, slip, surround, swallow, swallow up, tuck, wall in, wall up

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In*close"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Inclosed}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Inclosing}.] [See {Enclose}, and cf. {Include}.]
[Written also {enclose}.]
1. To surround; to shut in; to confine on all sides; to
   include; to shut up; to encompass; as, to inclose a fort
   or an army with troops; to inclose a town with walls.

         How many evils have inclosed me round! --Milton.

2. To put within a case, envelope, or the like; to fold (a
   thing) within another or into the same parcel; as, to
   inclose a letter or a bank note.

         The inclosed copies of the treaty.    --Sir W.
                                               Temple.

3. To separate from common grounds by a fence; as, to inclose
   lands. --Blackstone.

4. To put into harness; to harness. [Obs.]

         They went to coach and their horse inclose.
                                               --Chapman.

 

 

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