A mother enfolds her son in her arms
enfold definition by Webster's New World
- to wrap in folds; wrap up; envelop
- to embrace
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- enfoldment noun
enfold definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb en·fold·ed, en·fold·ing, en·folds
- To cover with or as if with folds; envelop.
- To hold within limits; enclose.
- To embrace.
- en·foldˈer noun