Definition of Incase

1. Verb. Enclose in, or as if in, a case. "They incase the goods"; "My feet were encased in mud"

Exact synonyms: Case, Encase
Specialized synonyms: Pack, Box, Package, Sack, Crate
Generic synonyms: Close In, Enclose, Inclose, Shut In
Derivative terms: Case, Case, Case, Case, Case, Casing, Encasement, Incasement



Definition of Incase

1. v. t. To inclose in a case; to inclose; to cover or surround with something solid.

Definition of Incase

1. Verb. (alternative spelling of encase) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Incase

1. to encase [v -CASED, -CASING, -CASES] - See also: encase

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Incase

incarnadined
incarnadines
incarnadining
incarnant
incarnatable
incarnate
incarnated
incarnates
incarnating
incarnation
incarnational
incarnations
incarnative
incarnatives
incarnification
incase (current term)
incased
incases
incasing
incask
incasked
incasking
incasks
incastellated
incastelled
incatenation
incaution
incautions

Literary usage of Incase

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1. A complete dictionary of the English languageby Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan (1797)
"... шет by which nails are drawn, or my thing is griped, which requires to be held hard. incase, pb'-kife. f. A cafe to keep pins in. ..."

2. A Practical and Elementary Abridgment of the Cases Argued and Determined in by Charles Petersdorff, Elisha Hammond (1831)
"NP 4 Esp.98. acter and situation, that incase of loss they should be entitled to act in all respects as his creditors. That part of the case, therefore, ..."

3. The Public and General Statutes Passed by the Congress of the United States by Joseph Story, United States, George Sharswood (1839)
"or~ true or defective entry ; and where such untrue or defective en- incase of un- there shall be a neglect of payment after entry, such person shall, ..."

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