To wrap something is to cover it in a layer of material. You might wrap a gift in a giftwrap, or you might wrap a cake in a cake wrapper.

  • The food was wrapped in plastic and foil.

  • The cake was wrapped in a cake wrapper.

Definition of wrappers


a loose dressing gown for women


housecoat, neglige, negligee, peignoir


the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrapped


wrap, wrapping


cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person



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Example Sentences for wrappers

  • 1

    The disadvantage is that the paper wrapper has to be disposed of.

  • 2

    The gum wrapper and the actual gum is black.

  • 3

    The traditional women's attire is the kaftan or the wrapper.

  • 4

    However, the kaftan and wrapper are the two traditional choices.

  • 5

    The candy is usually poured from the wrapper into the mouth.

  • 6

    The film is cut and then tied to the wrapper for the next bale.

  • 7

    The first versions of the wrapper were created by hand.

  • 8

    The formality of the wrapper depends on the fabric used to create it.

  • 9

    I also loved the story about the paper wrapper.

  • 10

    The body is made of the core, and a wrapper made out of plastic.