What does surrounding mean?

Definitions for surrounding
səˈraʊn dɪŋsur·round·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. encompassing(a), surrounding(a), circumferent(adj)

    closely encircling

    "encompassing mountain ranges"; "the surrounding countryside"

Wiktionary

  1. surrounding(Noun)

    outlaying area; area in proximity to something

  2. surrounding(Noun)

    environment

  3. surrounding(Adjective)

    which surrounds something

Webster Dictionary

  1. Surrounding

    of Surround

  2. Surrounding(adj)

    inclosing; encircling

  3. Surrounding(noun)

    an encompassing

  4. Surrounding(noun)

    the things which surround or environ; external or attending circumstances or conditions

Freebase

  1. Surrounding

    Extending on all sides of simultaneously; encircling.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surrounding' in Adjectives Frequency: #708

How to pronounce surrounding?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say surrounding in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surrounding in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surrounding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of surrounding in a Sentence

  1. Verizon RISK Team:

    We then honed in on the network traffic surrounding the CMS managing shipping routes, we discovered that a malicious web shell had been uploaded onto the server.

  2. Henry Ward Beecher:

    Our days are a kaleidoscope. Every instant a change takes place in the contents. New harmonies, new contrasts, new combinations of every sort. Nothing ever happens twice alike. The most familiar people stand each moment in some new relation to each other, to their work, to surrounding objects. The most tranquil house, with the most serene inhabitants, living upon the utmost regularity of system, is yet exemplifying infinite diversities.

  3. Anne Schuchat:

    Of course, we're glad that the epidemic is improving in Sierra Leone and surrounding countries, and the case counts have come down.

  4. Tetsuro Ueda:

    We want to fulfill people's emotional needs, rather than the driver, we want to focus on the riding experience for all passengers, including the driver. Because when it comes to the stage of autonomous driving, the driver's control is less and less, and the interaction with the surrounding passengers is increasing.

  5. The Yonkers Police Department:

    This coyote, including a second coyote observed traveling with the same, is suspected of multiple biting attacks in Yonkers and the surrounding jurisdictions over the past several days.

Images & Illustrations of surrounding

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