Origin of cellophanefrom cell(ulose) + -o- + -phane
a thin, transparent material made from cellulose, used as a moisture-proof wrapping for foods, tobacco, etc.
- A thin, flexible, transparent cellulose material made from wood pulp and used as a moistureproof wrapping.
- Plastic wrap.
Origin of cellophaneOriginally a trademark
(countable and uncountable, plural cellophanes)
(third-person singular simple present cellophanes, present participle cellophaning, simple past and past participle cellophaned)
- To wrap or package in cellophane.
- Personalized mugs and hot cocoa mix make for a cozy winter treat, while caramel apples wrapped in cellophane and tied with a fancy ribbon are great fall treats.
- Not only have the contents been selected (usually with a specific color scheme in mind), but everything has been carefully arranged into a beautiful basket and usually wrapped up with clear cellophane to keep the contents together.
- Place multi-colored, wrapped candies of your choice in a cup or paper party hat with a Care Bear print, and cover with a clear plastic party favor bag or cellophane wrap.
- This site offers everything you need to keep your business stocked, including items such as wicker baskets, cellophane, gift basket shred and ribbons and bows.
- Always add a ribbon, cellophane wrap or favor box, and tag to each guest's favor expressing your thanks for their presence at your wedding.