[ US /ɪnˈkɫoʊz/ ]
[ UK /ɛnklˈə‍ʊz/ ]
  1. surround completely
    Darkness enclosed him
    They closed in the porch with a fence
  2. enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
    Fog enveloped the house
  3. place, fit, or thrust (something) into another thing
    Insert your ticket here
  4. close in
    darkness enclosed him
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How To Use enclose In A Sentence

  • Along the rural lanes beyond Arambol, old farmhouses are enclosed in latticed palm shade.
  • It was foreseen by us that the velodrome would be totally enclosed.
  • Each major area is enclosed by a large number of isoglosses representing differences in lexis, grammar, and phonology.
  • The clock stands on an oval marble base, enclosed by a glass dome.
  • I enclose you Dr. Johnson's definition of a vampyre, which is as follows: Varney the vampire; or, The feast of blood. Volume 1
  • These cells, about 40 m in diameter and termed primary oocytes, are enclosed within a single layer of squamous cells, forming a primordial follicle.
  • The landscape was well ordered with fields defined by hedges and ditches, trackways linking settlements, and unenclosed grazing areas beyond the more intensively used enclosed land.
  • You will soon have a thick, impenetrable hedge to enclose the fast-growing butterfly bush, Buddleia davidii (coppice it annually to promote flowers), or the heavenly blue blooms of enthusiastic ceanothus thrysiflorus.
  • The programme which was apparently enclosed with that letter is a perplexing document.
  • Some of the country is like England, undulating, rolling, well-cultivated fields, enclosed with pailings which overlap each other and would be awkwardish obstacles in a hunting country; but one misses, like abroad, the cattle -- we saw one or two stray cows, but little else. A Lady's Life on a Farm in Manitoba
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