What does surroundings mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. milieu, surroundingsnoun

    the environmental condition

  2. environment, environs, surroundings, surroundnoun

    the area in which something exists or lives

    "the country--the flat agricultural surround"


  1. surroundingsnoun

    the area surrounding someone or something, together with the objects and circumstances in the vicinity; the environment or ambiance

  2. surroundingsnoun

    All parts of the universe that are not within the thermodynamic system of interest.

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'surroundings' in Nouns Frequency: #2625

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of surroundings in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of surroundings in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of surroundings in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    When you open your insight, realize your value, understand your surroundings; surely, no one else can rule your life; otherwise, wealthy, political, and religious idiots and dastards determine to rule your life.

  2. Mian Aslam:

    People should remain aware of their surroundings when going to pray.

  3. Julian Alvarez Insua:

    (Barracas) has not been desirable for economic activity due to the negative impact of its surroundings, but there is a lot of space.

  4. Bill Cosby:

    She meets me backstage, i give her Quaaludes. We then have sex. ... I think she may very well have been very happy to be around the show business surroundings.

  5. Vikrant Parsai:

    It is the company which makes the occasion, not the surroundings.

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    declare untrue; contradict
    • A. deny
    • B. aggravate
    • C. inspire
    • D. demolish

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