Closing Remarks by Tina Brown Tina Brown wraps up the summit.
I can tell you what he is going to say before she wraps her scarf dutifully around her hair to go meet the imam.
The silhouette was classic Christopher Bailey, with coat dresses, wraps and pencil skirts predominating.
And God help America when our high priestess of chit chat, Oprah, wraps her long-running weep-fest later this year.
Caitlin Dickson wraps up another week in fun from the fringe.
When she had removed her wraps, she gathered them all around her.
Grace sprang from her chair and began slipping into her wraps.
We turned out the lights and went upstairs and took off our wraps and went to bed.
Miss Jennie sank gracefully into her own, and allowed him to adjust the wraps around her.
"Anything is better than this," exclaimed Jessica, as she drew on her wraps and prepared to follow her friends into the woods.
early 14c., wrappen, of uncertain etymology, perhaps via Scandinavian (cf. Danish dialectal vravle "to wind"), ultimately from PIE *werp- "to turn, wind" (cf. Greek rhaptein "to sew"), from root *wer- (3) "to turn, bend" (see versus). Related: Wrapped; wrapping.
late 15c., "fine cloth used as a cover or wrapping for bread," from wrap (v.). As a type of women's garment, recorded from 1827. Meaning "end of a filming session" is attested from 1974. Figurative phrase under wraps "in concealment" is recorded from 1939.
Busy with someone or something: wrapped up with a customer
Something very successful and impressive; a sensation; wow1: It would make a wowser of a movie/ The four-beat peroration is a wowser
[1928+; fr wow, perhaps influenced by rouser]