encompassing(a), surrounding(a), circumferent(adj)
"encompassing mountain ranges"; "the surrounding countryside"
outlaying area; area in proximity to something
which surrounds something
the things which surround or environ; external or attending circumstances or conditions
Extending on all sides of simultaneously; encircling.
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Rank popularity for the word 'surrounding' in Adjectives Frequency: #708
The numerical value of surrounding in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of surrounding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of surrounding in a Sentence
ISIS is surrounding them and preventing them from leaving.
It was particularly surrounding anything to do with Kate and Meghan Markle.
Circumstances surrounding the case have changed since it was originally charged.
The risks surrounding the economic outlook for the euro area are on the downside.
They surrounded the mosque ... we don't know why they were surrounding the mosque.
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