Commentary: NP1[+agent] FOLD (NP2[+concrete])
NOTE: The object being folded consists of one entity folding in on itself like a sheet or map etc.
Fold these sheets and put them away.
He folded up the map with a sense of finality.
Do you know how to fold a paper airplane?
This bed folds up.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 5
WordNet Verb Particle Constructions, Multiword Expressions:
NOTE: If any object that is not a body part is
He folded his arms and glared.
She quietly folded her hands in her lap.
The priest folded his hands over the large wooden cross.
NOTE: compare the third example of this sense with the third example of sense 2.
Fold the nuts into the batter.
My dad folded the twenty dollar bill into his wallet.
The priest folded the wooden cross in his hands.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
That shop folded about a month ago.
Either toss in your bet or fold.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3
He went round to see the cattle folded.
Jacob counts the sheep as he folds them.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 4