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environ

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of environ

  1. to form a circle around <a decaying, impoverished city environed by affluent suburbs> Synonyms circle, compass, embrace, encircle, enclose (also inclose), encompass, surround, gird, girdle, ring, wreatheRelated Words circumscribe, close in, cordon (off), fence (in), hem (in), wall; beset, besiege, entrench (also intrench), invest, swarm




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