HyperDic: encircling

English > 1 sense of the word encircling:
ADJECTIVEallencircling, skirtingbeing all around the edges
encircling > pronunciation
Soundsehnser'kahlihng; ehnser'klihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > encircling: 1 sense > adjective 1
MeaningAll around the edges; enclosing.
Example"his encircling arms"
Synonymskirting
BroaderperipheralOn or near an edge or constituting / constituting an outer boundary
Spanishcircundante
Catalancircumdant

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