HyperDic: surrounding

English > 1 sense of the word surrounding:
ADJECTIVEallsurrounding, encompassing, circumferentclosely encircling
surrounding > pronunciation
Soundsseraw'ndihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > surrounding: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningClosely encircling.
Example "the surrounding countryside"
Synonymsencompassing, circumferent
BroadercloseAt or within a short / short distance in space or time or having elements near each other
Spanishcircundante, envolvente
Catalancircumdant, envoltant

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