wrapped up in


wrapped up in
Synonyms and related words:
absorbed, absorbed in, attached to, buried in, caught up in, contemplating, contemplative, crazy about, devoted, devoted to, enamored of, engaged, engrossed, engrossed in, enmeshed in, entangled in, far gone on, far-gone, fond of, gone on, hipped on, immersed in, implicated in, in love with, intent, intent on, involved, involved in, lost in, mad about, meditating, meditative, monomaniacal, monopolized, nuts about, obsessed, occupied, partial to, preoccupied, single-minded, smitten with, struck with, stuck on, studious, studying, submerged in, sweet on, swept up, taken up with, taken with, tied up in, totally absorbed, wedded to, wild about, wrapped in

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • wrapped — ► ADJECTIVE Austral. informal ▪ overjoyed; delighted. ORIGIN blend of wrapped up «engrossed» and RAPT(Cf. ↑raptness) …   English terms dictionary

  • wrapped up in — 1. Bound up in 2. Comprised in 3. Engrossed in, devoted to • • • Main Entry: ↑wrap …   Useful english dictionary

  • wrapped — /ræpt / (say rapt) adjective Also, rapt. 1. Colloquial (sometimes followed by in) enthusiastic (about): I m wrapped in Mahler. –phrase 2. wrapped up, Colloquial finished; concluded. 3. wrapped up in, a …   Australian English dictionary

  • Wrapped — Wrap Wrap, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wrapped}or {Wrapt}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wrapping}.] [OE. wrappen, probably akin to E. warp. [root]144. Cf. {Warp}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To wind or fold together; to arrange in folds. [1913 Webster] Then cometh Simon… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wrapped up in — {adj. phr.} Thinking only of; interested only in. * /John has no time for sports because he is all wrapped up in his work./ * /Mary was so wrapped up in her book she didn t hear her mother calling her./ * /Jean is so wrapped up in herself, she… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • wrapped up in — {adj. phr.} Thinking only of; interested only in. * /John has no time for sports because he is all wrapped up in his work./ * /Mary was so wrapped up in her book she didn t hear her mother calling her./ * /Jean is so wrapped up in herself, she… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • wrapped up — adj. engaged, busy wrapped up in (they are all wrapped up in campaigning) * * * [ engaged, busy ] wrapped up in (they are all wrapped up in campaigning) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • wrapped\ up\ in — adj. phr. thinking only of; interested only in. John has no time for sports because he is all wrapped up in his work. Mary was so wrapped up in her book she didn t hear her mother calling her. Jean is so wrapped up in herself, she never thinks of …   Словарь американских идиом

  • wrapped — adjective 1. covered with or as if with clothes or a wrap or cloak (Freq. 2) leaf clothed trees fog cloaked meadows a beam draped with cobwebs cloud wrapped peaks • Syn: ↑cloaked, ↑clothed, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • wrapped up — ADJ GRADED: v link ADJ in/with n If someone is wrapped up in a particular person or thing, they spend nearly all their time thinking about them, so that they forget about other things which may be important. He s too serious and dedicated,… …   English dictionary

  • Wrapped — excited about something good that has happened; very happy; totally amazed by; enthusiastic about; stoked: He s not really wrapped in the idea; I was totally wrapped …   Dictionary of Australian slang


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