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surround

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to form a circle around
  • she was surrounded by cheering fans within moments of scoring the winning goal

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surround

noun

Synonyms of surround (Entry 2 of 2)

the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded
  • the vast, featureless surround of the desert was strangely appealing to him

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The first known use of surround was circa 1616

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“Surround.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/surround. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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