alphabet

Fold

Definition of fold:

part of speech: verb

To lay one part over another; to inclose; to inclose in a fold.

part of speech: noun

A part doubled over; doubling; inclosure for sheep.

part of speech: noun

A part doubled over another; a plait; a pen for sheep; flock of sheep; the church.

part of speech: noun

The doubling of any flexible substance; a part laid over on another; that which infolds; an inclosure for sheep; a flock of sheep; the Church.

part of speech: verb

To lay, as one part over another; wrap up; shut up in a pen or fold.

part of speech: verb

To double over.

part of speech: verb

To become folded.

part of speech: noun

In composition with numerals times, as in TENFOLD.

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