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English-Spanish Dictionary

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wrap  (ræp

Translations

noun

  1. (= garment) chal m, rebozo m (LAm)
  2. (around parcel) envoltorio m   ⇒ under wraps (figurative) en secreto, tapado (esp LAm)   ⇒ to keep sth under wraps (figurative) guardar algo en secreto   ⇒ to take the wraps off sth (figurative) desvelar or revelar algo, sacar algo a la luz pública

transitive verb

  1. (also wrap up) envolver   ⇒ shall I wrap it for you? ¿se lo envuelvo?   ⇒ she wrapped the child in a blanket envolvió al niño en una manta   ⇒ the scheme is wrapped in secrecy (figurative) el proyecto está envuelto en el misterio

Similar Words

= cover, surround, fold, enclose, roll up, cloak, shroud, swathe, muffle, envelop, encase, sheathe, enfold, bundle up
= pack, package, parcel (up), tie up, gift-wrap
= cloak, cape, stole, mantle, shawl

'wrap' in Other Languages

  • Arabic: يُغَلِّفُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: embrulhar
  • Chinese: 包装
  • Croatian: zamotati
  • Czech: zabalit zabalovat
  • Danish: pakke ind
  • Dutch: inpakken
  • European Spanish: envolver
  • Finnish: kääriä
  • French: emballer
  • German: wickeln
  • Greek: τυλίγω
  • Italian: avvolgere
  • Japanese: 包む
  • Korean: 감싸다
  • Norwegian: pakke
  • Polish: zawinąć zawijać
  • Portuguese: embrulhar
  • Romanian: a împacheta
  • Russian: обертывать
  • Spanish: envolver
  • Swedish: slå in
  • Thai: ห่อ
  • Turkish: sarmak
  • Ukrainian: загортати загорнути
  • Vietnamese: gói

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