What is another word for enclosed?

Pronunciation: [ɛnklˈə͡ʊzd] (IPA)

Enclosed is a word that refers to something that is contained or shut off from the outside world. There are several synonyms for the word that can be used to describe the same state of being. Some examples include enclosed, wrapped, covered, sealed, shut, confined, isolated, separated, and barricaded. Each of these words can be used to describe a space, object, or structure that is enclosed by something else. For instance, a wrapped gift is enclosed in paper, while a sealed container is enclosed by a lid or stopper. Similarly, a confined space is enclosed by walls or other barriers that restrict movement or access.

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What are the hypernyms for Enclosed?

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What are the opposite words for enclosed?

Enclosed is an adjective that means to be surrounded or confined by something. Its antonyms are words that express the opposite meaning. These words include open, exposed, uncovered, and unconstrained. If something is open, it means it is free from any barrier or obstruction. Exposed implies that something is not hidden or protected from danger or harm. Uncovered means that something is not covered, concealed, or disguised. Lastly, unconstrained describes a situation where something is unrestricted, free or not confined. It is always helpful to know the antonyms of a word to use them correctly in a context.

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Usage examples for Enclosed

She wore her little shawl over her shoulders and her hair was enclosed in a newly tallied white cap.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
I went back to school and wore the pin, as my aunt had asked me to do in a little note enclosed in father's letter.
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester
After the wounds were dressed, he handed to Stas papers enclosed in a tin case, entrusted them to his care, and said nothing more.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz

Famous quotes with Enclosed

  • As to judging our own time, and thereby gaining some basis for a judgment of future possibilities, we are doubtless not only too close to it to appraise it but too much formed by it and enclosed within it to do so.
    Emily Greene Balch
  • I sat with him for three hours and we did not exchange a single word. At the end he handed me, as he had done before, an envelope with money in it. It would have been much nicer if he had enclosed a greeting or a loving word. I would have been so pleased if he had.
    Eva Braun
  • One certainly has a soul; but how it came to allow itself to be enclosed in a body is more than I can imagine. I only know if once mine gets out, I'll have a bit of a tussle before I let it get in again to that of any other.
    George Byron
  • We regard it as a certainty that the earth, enclosed between poles, is bounded by a spherical surface.
    Nicolaus Copernicus
  • A mind enclosed in language is in prison.
    Simone Weil

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