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Surround (IPA: /sɝˈaʊnd/)


Surround (v. t.)

To inclose on all sides; to encompass; to environ.

Surround (v. t.)

To lie or be on all sides of; to encircle; as, a wall surrounds the city.

Surround (v. t.)

To pass around; to travel about; to circumnavigate; as, to surround the world.

Surround (v. t.)

To inclose, as a body of troops, between hostile forces, so as to cut off means of communication or retreat; to invest, as a city.

Surround (n.)

A method of hunting some animals, as the buffalo, by surrounding a herd, and driving them over a precipice, into a ravine, etc.

Surround

Album by Jon Bauer

Surround

New Zealand-bred Thoroughbred racehorse

Surround

1977 video game

Surround Synonyms

Environment, Environs, Surroundings

Surround Synonyms

Hem In, Circumvent, Besiege, Beleaguer

Surround Synonyms

Encircle, Ring, Environ, Round, Circle

Surround Synonyms

Border, Skirt

Surround Synonyms

Smother

Surround Synonyms

Wall, Fence, Wall Up, Fence In, Wall In, Palisade

Spanish Translation

Surround in Spanish is Rodear

Tagalog Translation

Surround in Tagalog is Kubkubin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Have you never thought how danger must surround power as shadow does light?" - Ursula K. Le Guin

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I surround myself with the best people. I know the best people." - Donald Trump

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Simon says: Surround the sad ex-cop. Simon says: Convince." - Underdog (film)


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