Definition of Encave

1. v. t. To hide in, or as in, a cave or recess.



Definition of Encave

1. Verb. To hide in, or as in, a cave or recess. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Encave

1. to secrete [v ENCAVED, ENCAVING, ENCAVES] - See also: secrete

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encave

encases
encash
encashable
encashed
encashes
encashing
encashment
encashments
encasing
encatarrhaphy
encauma
encaustic
encaustics
encave (current term)
encaved
encaves
encaving
encebollado
encebollados
enceinte
enceintes
encelitis
encephal-
encephala
encephalaemia
encephalalgia
encephalartos
encephalatrophic

Literary usage of Encave

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1. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1847)
"encave. To hide, as in a cave. ENCENSE. (1) To burn incense. (A.-N.) (2) To inform, or instruct. North. ..."

2. A Glossary: Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares (1859)
"encave. To hide, as in a cave. And mark the fleers, ... Do but encave yourself, Compounds with en were almost made at pleasure, while our language was ..."

3. The Plays of William Shakspeare: Accurately Printed from the Text of the by William Shakespeare, George Steevens (1811)
"Do but encave yourself,3 And mark the fleers, the gibes, and notable scorns, ... Keep your 3 — encave yourself,'] Hide yourself in a private place. ..."

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