• Enclose

    Pronunciation

    • Canada IPA: ənˈkloʊz
    • UK IPA: /ɪnˈkləʊz/
    • US IPA: /ɪnˈkloʊz/
    • Rhymes: -əʊz

    Alternative forms

    Origin

    circa 1275 From Middle English inclosen, from Old French enclose, feminine plural past participle of enclore. Equivalent to in with close.

    Full definition of enclose

    Verb

    1. (transitive) To surround with a wall, fence, etc.
    2. (transitive) To insert into a container, usually an envelope or package.
    3. (intransitive) To hold or contain.
    © Wiktionary