HyperDic: encase

English > 1 sense of the word encase:
VERBcontactencase, incase, caseenclose in, or as if in, a case
encase > pronunciation
Rhymesace / ACE ... workplace: 67 rhymes with eys...
English > encase: 1 sense > verb 1, contact
Meaningenclose in, or as if in, a case.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
ModelThey encase the goods
Example"my feet were encased in mud"
Synonymsincase, case
Narrowerbox, packageput into a box
crateput into a crate
packArrange in a container
sackput in a sack
Broaderenclose, close in, inclose, shut inSurround completely
Spanishencajar, encajonar, revestir
Nounsencasementthe act of enclosing something in a case

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