surround

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Pronunciation[change]

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Verb[change]

Plain form
surround

Third-person singular
surrounds

Past tense
surrounded

Past participle
surrounded

Present participle
surrounding

  1. When you surround something, you confine that object on all sides of it.
    The police surrounded the burglars to prevent them from escaping.
    The house was surrounded by flower beds.