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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surrounded, encircledadjective

    confined on all sides

    "a camp surrounded by enemies"; "the encircled pioneers"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surrounded

    of Surround

Freebase

  1. Surrounded

    Surrounded is a box set released on June 27, 2006, featuring seven of Björk's albums in DualDisc format. The seven-disc box set contains the original albums on the CD sides, and the DVD sides contain each album remastered in Dolby Digital and DTS 96/24 5.1 surround sound. The corresponding music videos are also featured on the discs and are in PCM 2.0, Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS 5.1. The original stereo mixes are used for the CD sides and are not remastered. The box set was originally intended to be released in the higher resolution DVD-A format, as evidenced by the disc scans on Björk's official website.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. surrounded

    Inclosed; invested. A town is said to be surrounded when its principal outlets are blocked up; and an army, when its flanks are turned, and its retreat cut off.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surrounded' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3834

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surrounded in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surrounded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of surrounded in a Sentence

  1. Andrew Chesnut:

    They all have a very strong sense of fatalism, young people’s lives don’t last long when they’re surrounded by organized crime, so for these young women the only option is to fight. If they do it wisely, they can survive a lot longer than their male counterparts.

  2. Abbas Elnaser:

    She has problems breathing most of the time, she has problems in her lungs, the tent is surrounded by garbage.

  3. Omar Zwak:

    The previous compound was surrounded by civilian homes and civilians could be harmed during Taliban attacks.

  4. Leonard Nimoy:

    This role, the young man surrounded by a hostile and repressive environment, so touched a responsive chord that I decided to make a career of acting.

  5. Thomas Lane Butts:

    She loved books. She was surrounded by books in her home. She didn't cook, and she had so many she even kept books in her oven.

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    (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    • A. commensal
    • B. askant
    • C. bonzer
    • D. sesquipedalian

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