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sur·round·ed

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. surrounded, encircled(adj)

    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.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce surrounded?

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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. Lena Dunham:

    Vogue is the place that we go to look at beautiful clothes and fancy places and escapism and so I feel like if the story reflects me and I happen to be wearing a beautiful Prada dress and surrounded by beautiful men and dogs, what's the problem? if they want to see what I really look like go watch the show that I make every single week.

  2. Jacob Ostreicher:

    I think there's also something that happens to you when you land only an hour and a half after you take off from Miami, Florida. And in that much time, you're in a country surrounded by people who have had absolutely no experience or dependence on comfort in their entire experience. ... This is a culture of people who, every time a child's fever rises, has to just wait and see if they're going to die, and they've persevered through these kinds of basic hardships with so much strength.

  3. Shady Zita:

    We are surrounded by people who have HIV, to be frank.

  4. Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim:

    I've been surrounded by so much sadness for so many days and weeks, it's good to be here surrounded by hope.

  5. Ali Maiyanga:

    I was crying, she was crying, we couldn’t talk long because I was surrounded by so many people and the place was noisy. Everybody started jumping up and down when I told them.

Images & Illustrations of surrounded

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