This might have inspired Wright to enclose part of his Anna Karenina inside a theater, as if a Chekhov play is being mounted.
The sandstone and marl cliffs which enclose it become gradually lower as one goes downward.
I will enclose the second payment of her fee in a letter which I am writing to her.
I'll enclose you the list of the distinguished company now here, and you 'll pick out any to whom you can present me.
Could one live far from one's bulbs, when they enclose the grand black tulip?
Make good pie crust—roll it out about two-thirds of an inch thick, cut it into pieces just large enough to enclose one apple.
I enclose the copy of my letter to my sister, which you are desirous to see.
I enclose a letter from your sister, pleading with me to urge you to visit them this winter.
If you wish an immediate or personal answer, enclose stamp for reply.
If you can enclose any other evidence it will be of the greatest value, Tom wrote, also, by way of stronger hint.
early 14c., from en- (1) + close, and partially from Old French enclos, past participle of enclore.
Specific sense of "to fence in waste or common ground" for the purpose of cultivation or to give it to private owners, is from c.1500. Meaning "place a document with a letter for transmission" is from 1707. Related: Enclosed; enclosing.