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Meaning of "wrapping" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WRAPPING

wrapping  [ˈræpɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WRAPPING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wrapping is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES WRAPPING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Wrapping

Wrapping may refer to: ▪ Buddy wrapping, the act of bandaging a damaged finger or toe together with a healthy one ▪ Overwrap, a wrapping of items in a package of a wrapping over packaging ▪ Wrapping, the process of limiting a position to an area in computer graphics ▪ Wrapping, a variable that exceeds its maximum value in computing ▪ Wrapping paper, paper used for wrapping a gift ▪ "Wrapping", an episode of the television series Teletubbies ▪ Window capping or wrapping, the covering of wooden trim on buildings with aluminum or vinyl.

Definition of wrapping in the English dictionary

The definition of wrapping in the dictionary is the material used to wrap something.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WRAPPING


capping
ˈkæpɪŋ
clapping
ˈklæpɪŋ
flapping
ˈflæpɪŋ
giftwrapping
ˈɡɪftræpɪŋ
happing
ˈhæpɪŋ
inwrapping
ɪnˈræpɪŋ
kidnaping
ˈkɪdˌnæpɪŋ
kidnapping
ˈkɪdnæpɪŋ
lapping
ˈlæpɪŋ
livetrapping
ˈlaɪvˌtræpɪŋ
mapping
ˈmæpɪŋ
mousetrapping
ˈmaʊsˌtræpɪŋ
overlapping
ˈəʊvəˌlæpɪŋ
rapping
ˈræpɪŋ
scrapping
ˈskræpɪŋ
shrink-wrapping
ˈʃrɪŋkˌræpɪŋ
strapping
ˈstræpɪŋ
tapping
ˈtæpɪŋ
understrapping
ˈʌndəˌstræpɪŋ
unwrapping
ʌnˈræpɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WRAPPING

wrap
wrap party
wrap up
wrap-up
wraparound
wraparound care
wrapover
wrappage
wrapped
wrapped up
wrapper
wrapping paper
wrapround
wrasse
wrath
wrathful
wrathfully
wrathfulness
wrathily
wrathiness

WORDS THAT END LIKE WRAPPING

camping
clipping
dipping
dripping
dropping
flipping
home shopping
hopping
popping
propping
ripping
shipping
shopping
skipping
slipping
stepping
stopping
stripping
swapping
tipping
topping

Synonyms and antonyms of wrapping in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «WRAPPING»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «wrapping» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of wrapping
bind · bundle up · cape · cloak · cover · encase · enclose · enfold · envelop · fold · mantle · muffle · pack · package · roll up · shawl · sheathe · shroud · stole · surround · swathe · tie up · wind

Translation of «wrapping» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WRAPPING

Find out the translation of wrapping to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wrapping from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wrapping» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

包装材料
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

envoltorio
570 millions of speakers

English

wrapping
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रैपिंग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التفاف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

упаковка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

embalagem
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মোড়ানো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

emballage
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pembalut
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Verpackung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

包装材料
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

포장지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bungkus
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

gói
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போர்த்தி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ओघ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sarma
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

carta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zawijanie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

упаковка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ambalaj
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

περιτύλιγμα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wikkel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

omslag
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

innpakning
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wrapping

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WRAPPING»

The term «wrapping» is very widely used and occupies the 12.540 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WRAPPING» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «wrapping» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «wrapping» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wrapping

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WRAPPING»

Discover the use of wrapping in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wrapping and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The Gift Wrapping Book: Over 150 Ideas for All Occasions
Provides ideas and techniques for wrapping simple and difficult gifts, including accommodating awkward shapes and choosing the right finishing touches.
Caroline Birkett, 2002
2
Wire Wrapping: The Basics and Beyond
The book has over 390 images that illustrate all of the steps in producing fine wire jewelry. The book is broken down into 3 sections that span 289 pages.
Jim McIntosh, 2007
3
Ruby Star Wrapping: Creating Packaging to Reuse, Regive, and ...
Explains how to transform leftover materials and containers into reusable gift packaging, revealing how creative, environmentally aware crafters can use discarded boxes, old linens and other common objects to make gift-worthy boxes, bags ...
Melody Miller, Allison Tannery, 2012
4
The Wrapping Scarf Revolution: The Earth-friendly Idea that ...
The Wrapping Scarf Revolution, -Ancient Asian custom is eco-smart alternative to gift wrap and bags. Basic knots and bows, plus 12 wrapping methods, 7 purse updates, more.
Patricia Lee, 2009
5
Cool Crafts with Cardboard and Wrapping Paper: Green ...
Grab some cardboard and wrapping paper and get to work.
Jen Jones, 2010
6
Gift Wrapping: Creative Ideas from Japan
Gift Wrapping is a Kodansha International publication.
Kunio Ekiguchi, 1986
7
Wrap it up!: creative gift wrapping for all occasions
Offers unique ideas for wrapping presents for birthdays, holidays, and special occasions, and includes instructions on making bows, containers, and decorative trimmings
Ruth J. Katz, 1983
8
The Art of Gift Wrapping: 50 Innovative Ideas Using Organic, ...
With a few minutes of thought, a little practice, and minimal materials, Wen will show you how to recreate the high-style look of professionally wrapped presents.
Wanda Wen, 2010
9
Transformative Concepts for Drug Design: Target Wrapping: ...
This book is addressed to scientists working at the cutting edge of research in the pharmaceutical industry, but the material is at the same time accessible to senior undergraduates or graduate students interested in drug discovery and ...
Ariel Fernandez, 2010
10
Jewelry Studio: Wire Wrapping
In Jewelry Studio: Wire Wrapping, Linda Chandler and Christine Ritchey-the best-selling authors of Woven Wire Jewelry and Getting Started Making Wire Jewelry and more-take the mystery out of wire wrapping and share their insider secrets for ...
Linda Chandler, Christine Ritchey, 2013

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WRAPPING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wrapping is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Maine Lobster Festival wrapping up with cod carrying contest
ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — The Maine Lobster Festival is wrapping in Rockland, Maine, with a contest in which children carry cod fish. The festival is a ... «SFGate, Aug 15»
2
Feds close to wrapping up $40M replacement of dam turbines
The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is wrapping up a project to replace the eight turbines ... more >. By FELICIA FONSECA - Associated Press - Wednesday, July 8, ... «Washington Times, Jul 15»
3
Man charged £59000 for four rolls of wrapping paper
A father was charged £59,400 by a Birmingham shop for wrapping paper, which ... He had used his TSB bank card to pay £5.94 for four rolls of wrapping paper ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 14»
4
St. Peters man choked wife with roll of wrapping paper on Christmas …
ST. PETERS • A 26-year-old man is in custody after police say he used a cardboard roll of wrapping paper to choke his wife. David Anderson Hampton Jr. was ... «STLtoday.com, Dec 14»
5
Shred Wrapping Paper Into Festive Packaging Material
Got some used wrapping paper lying around after a holiday or birthday? Instead of trashing it or turning it into kindling, try using leftover wrapping paper for ... «Lifehacker, Dec 14»
6
City: Wrapping paper not recyclable
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – If you're cleaning up after your Christmas morning, remember you can't recycle your wrapping paper. The city says do not put ... «KRQE News 13, Dec 14»
7
Couldn't Miss This One: Behind 'Christmas Wrapping'
Chris Butler founded The Waitresses, a smart-aleck New Wave band, in late-'70s Akron, Ohio. He recalls a long-ago summer when the owner of ZE Records ... «NPR, Dec 14»
8
How to Wrap Any Gift
For the rest of us, thank god for YouTube. Wrapping presents doesn't exactly come easy, so we dug up a couple of solid tutorials for how to wrap your Christmas ... «Gizmodo, Dec 14»
9
Best Non-Paper Gift Wrapping Options
Are you still using regular gift paper to wrap your presents? If so, this post is definitely for you! Paper is out, holiday bags, boxes and fabric are in. Here's why:. «Care2.com, Dec 14»
10
Reducing the Christmas trash pile, or how to not wrap a gift
The week after, the tree, if it wasn't artificial, is out on the curb for pickup, and the trash bins are spilling over with ribbon, wrapping paper, plastic packaging and ... «Los Angeles Times, Dec 14»

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