n.外套,围巾,包裹,秘密,约束,限制 vt.包装,卷,缠绕,包,覆盖,裹,遮蔽,隐藏 vi.缠绕,重叠,穿外衣,包起来
动词过去式:wrapped/wrapt 过去分词:wrapped/wrapt 现在分词:wrapping 第三人称单数:wraps
1 [Tn, Tn.pr, Tn.p] ~ sth (up) (in sth) cover or enclose sth (in soft or flexible material) （用软的或可弯曲的材料）包或裹某物
*I have wrapped (up) the parcels and they're ready to be posted. 我把包裹都包好了, 可以寄出去了.
* The Christmas presents were wrapped (up) in tissue paper. 圣诞礼物都用薄纸裹起来了.
2 (a) [Tn.pr] ~ sth round/around sb/sth wind or fold (a piece of material) round sb/sth as covering or protection 将（一块材料）缠绕或围住某人[某物]（加以遮盖或保护）
*Wrap a scarf round your neck. 把围巾围在你的脖子上.
* He wrapped a clean rag around his ankle. 他把一小块乾净的布缠住脚腕.(b) [Tn.pr, Tn.p esp passive 尤用于被动语态] ~ sb/sth in sth put sb/sth in (a piece of material) as a covering or protection 将某人[某物]置于（一块材料）中（加以遮盖或保护）
*The nurse carried in a baby wrapped (up) in a warm blanket. 保母抱着个孩子进来, 孩子身上裹着暖暖的毯子.
3 (idm 习语) be wrapped in sth be thickly covered by sth so that nothing is visible 被遮掩得完全看不见
*The hills were wrapped in mist. 小山隐没在浓雾之中.
* (fig 比喻) The events are wrapped in mystery. 这些事情隐藏在神秘的气氛之中. be wrapped up in sb/sth have one's attention deeply occupied by sb/sth; be deeply involved in sb/sth 注意力完全集中于某人[某事物]; 与某人[某事物]难解难分
*They are completely wrapped up in their children. 他们把全部精力都用在孩子身上了.
* She was so wrapped up in her work that she didn't realize how late it was. 她只顾埋头工作, 没意识到天已经很晚了. wrap sb up in cotton wool (infml 口) protect sb too much from dangers or risks 过分保护某人
*She keeps all her children wrapped up in cotton wool. 她把子女照顾得未免过头了.
5 (phr v) wrap (it) up (usu in the imperative 通常用于祈使句) (sl 俚) be quiet; shut up 安静; 住嘴. wrap (sb/oneself) up put warm clothes on (sb/oneself) 给（某人[自己]）穿上暖和的衣物
*Wrap up warm(ly)! It's very cold outside. 穿暖和点! 外面很冷. wrap sth up (infml 口) complete (a task, a discussion, an agreement, etc) 完成（任务）; 进行完（讨论）; 签订完（协议）
*The salesman had already wrapped up a couple of deals by lunch-time. 那个售货员在午饭前已经做完了几笔生意. wrap sth up (in sth) obscure (what one is saying) by using difficult or unnecessary words （用晦涩的或多余的词语）使（说的话）费解
*Why does he have to wrap it all up in such complicated language? 他为什么非得用这么艰深的语言说话呢?
1 outer garment, eg a scarf, shawl or cloak 罩在外面的衣物（如围巾、披肩或斗篷）.
2 (idm 习语) under `wraps (infml 口) secret or hidden 保密; 隐藏
*The documents will stay/be kept under wraps for ten more years. 这些文件要再保密十年.