circumfuse

verb cir·cum·fuse \ ˌsər-kᵊm-ˈfyüz \

Definition of circumfuse

circumfused; circumfusing
transitive verb
: surround 1

circumfusion

play \-ˈfyü-zhən\ noun

Examples of circumfuse in a Sentence

  1. circumfused in darkness, the isolated house seemed the perfect spot for a clandestine meeting

Origin and Etymology of circumfuse

Latin circumfusus, past participle of circumfundere to pour around, from circum- + fundere to pour — more at found



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