Definition of wreathe:
- To be intewoven or entwined; to twine together; as, a bower of wreathing trees.
- To cause to revolve or writhe; to twist about; to turn.
- To surround with anything twisted or convolved; to encircle; to infold.
- To twine or twist about; to surround; to encircle.
- To twist; to convolve; to wind one about another; to entwine.
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Then a faint mist began to wreathe upwards from the lake and took all sorts of fantastic shapes before the boy's tired eyes, and while, for a little time, it afforded him occupation to watch their curling gyrations, at the last this but added to the dreariness of the place.- "The Boy With the U. S. Survey", Francis Rolt-Wheeler.
- "The Long Lane's Turning", Hallie Erminie Rives.
- "Thirty Years in the Itinerancy", Wesson Gage Miller.