Meaning of ENVELOPE in English

ENVELOPE

transcription, транскрипция: [ envəloʊp, ɒn- ]

( envelopes)

1.

An envelope is the rectangular paper cover in which you send a letter to someone through the post.

N-COUNT

2.

If someone pushes the envelope , they do something to a greater degree or in a more extreme way than it has ever been done before.

There’s a valuable place for fashion and design that pushes the envelope a bit...

PHRASE : V inflects

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