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surround

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of surround

  1. the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded the vast, featureless surround of the desert was strangely appealing to him Synonyms ambient, atmosphere, climate, clime, context, contexture, environs, medium, milieu, mise-en-scène, setting, environment, surroundings, terrainRelated Words location, place, position, space; backdrop, background; element; situation, status; geography, habitat; microenvironment


surround

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of surround

  1. to form a circle around she was surrounded by cheering fans within moments of scoring the winning goal Synonyms circle, compass, embrace, encircle, enclose (also inclose), encompass, environ, gird, girdle, ring, wreathe Related Words circumscribe, close in, cordon (off), fence (in), hem (in), wall; beset, besiege, entrench (also intrench), invest, swarm


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