Over her wrapper clung the old shawl whose snowy web was sown with broidery of linnæa-bells, green vine and rosy blossom.
In her wrapper she ran out into the hallway and found him descending the stairs.
The senior opened the wrapper, and to his surprise and sorrow found it contained two of the marked coins.
Need I suggest what was the need—the urgent need—for suppressing that wrapper?
In the morning he also, on the plea of a headache, put a wrapper on to cover his branded forehead.
She has on only her nightgown and a wrapper over it; her bare feet are thrust into slippers.
Mark rose and opened the door to Trixie, in a loose morning wrapper.
He looked at his cigar; the wrapper was broken and he licked the place with a fat tongue.
This sheet must be blank, and is merely a wrapper, to preclude the tabellarians of the post from peeping.
She was ill-dressed, in a morning wrapper, and looked to him to be at least as old as her husband.
Under control; in hand; together: got everything wrapped, whole fuckin' world on the half-shell (1980s+)
Code which is combined with another piece of code to determine how that code is executed. The wrapper acts as an interface between its caller and the wrapped code. This may be done for compatibility, e.g. if the wrapped code is in a different programming language or uses different calling conventions, or for security, e.g. to prevent the calling program from executing certain functions. The implication is that the wrapped code can only be accessed via the wrapper.