follow Dictionary.com

Submit your word to be a Word of the Day!

encasement

[en-keys-muh nt] /ɛnˈkeɪs mənt/
noun
1.
the act of encasing.
2.
the state of being encased.
3.
something that encases; case.
Also, incasement.
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; encase + -ment
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for encasement

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for encasement

14
0
Scrabble Words With Friends