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Definition of Envelope

Envelope

  1. Alt. of Envelop

Envelope Quotations

The social object of skilled investment should be to defeat the dark forces of time and ignorance which envelope our future.
John Maynard Keynes

Theater in New York is nearer to the street. In London, you have to go deep into the building, usually, to reach the place where theater happens. On Broadway, only the fire doors separate you from the sidewalk, and you're lucky if the sound of a police car doesn't rip the envelope twice a night.
Tom Stoppard

Life is not a series of gig lamps symmetrically arranged; life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning of consciousness to the end.
Virginia Woolf

I sat with him for three hours and we did not exchange a single word. At the end he handed me, as he had done before, an envelope with money in it. It would have been much nicer if he had enclosed a greeting or a loving word. I would have been so pleased if he had.
Eva Braun

For most men life is a search for the proper manila envelope in which to get themselves filed.
Clifton Fadiman
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Envelope Translations

envelope in Danish is konvolut
envelope in Dutch is couvert, envelop, enveloppe
envelope in Finnish is kirjekuori
envelope in French is enveloppe
envelope in Italian is involucro, compressa, velare
envelope in Latin is theca
envelope in Norwegian is konvolutt
envelope in Portuguese is envelope
envelope in Spanish is sobre, embozar, compresa
envelope in Swedish is omslag, kuvert
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