Definitions of inclose

  1. To surround; to shut in; to confine on all sides; to include; to shut up; to encompass; as, to inclose a fort or an army with troops; to inclose a town with walls. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To put into harness; to harness. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To shut in; surround; put into an envelope; separate from by a fence. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. To close or shut in: to confine: to surround: to put within a case: to fence. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To shut in; surround. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. Etc. Same as ENCLOSE, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. introduce; "Insert your ticket here" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. To shut in; to confine on all sides; to surround; to fence off; to cover under seal, as a letter. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for inclose

  1. Water roads are more frequent there than common roads and railroads; water- fences, in the form of lazy green ditches, inclose pleasure- ground, farm, and garden. – New National Fourth Reader by Charles J. Barnes and J. Marshall Hawkes
  2. If not used to inclose the whole grounds, it should at least inclose the part used for gardening. – Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Nature Study by Ontario Ministry of Education