Definition of enswathe in English:


Pronunciation /enˈswäT͟H/ /ɛnˈswɑð/ /enˈswāT͟H/ /ɛnˈsweɪð/

transitive verb

[with object]literary
  • Envelop or wrap in a garment or piece of fabric.

    ‘then did they bathe thee in a fresh, pure stream and enswathed thy limbs in a white robe’
    • ‘At times, the piano becomes so enswathed in its own gossamer-thin feedback that it seems to disappear like a receding, fog-bound figure.’