Definitions of Infold

  1. To wrap up or inwrap; to inclose; to embrace. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To wrap up or cover with folds; to envelop; to inwrap; to inclose; to involve. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To clasp with the arms; to embrace. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To inwrap: to involve: to embrace. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. To wrap up; to enclose; to clasp, as with the arms. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for Infold

  1. She did nothing but infold the vague, frightened, unhappy girl in her own tranquillity. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  2. From realm to realm the smoky volumes bend, Reach round the bays and up the streams extend; Deep o'er the concave heavy wreaths are roll'd, And midland towns and distant groves infold – The Columbiad by Joel Barlow