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Definition of surround:

  1. To inclose on all sides; to encompass; to lie or be on all sides of.

Google Ngram Viewer results for surround:

This graph shows how "surround" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for surround:

  1. The horsemen divided to right and left, hoping to surround their foe.
  2. Without halting for an instant, we rushed down the slope, and so divided our force that we might surround the building.
  3. Grandison is the glory of all who surround him, and Beaumarchais is their honor.

Quotes for surround:

  1. Given Pounds and five years, and an ordinary man can in the ordinary course, without any undue haste or putting any pressure upon his taste, surround himself with books, all in his own language, and thence forward have at least one place in the world. - Augustine Birrell
  2. When I begin a book, I inevitably discover many things along the way, about the characters, their past histories and the political intrigues that surround them. This discovery process is vital, and I would not prejudice it by deciding too much in advance. - David Brin
  3. Property is intended to serve life, and no matter how much we surround it with rights and respect, it has no personal being. It is part of the earth man walks on. It is not man. - Martin Luther King, Jr.
  4. I think that's become passe, but if you can surround yourself with a kind of monument to yourself and your family- a statement- and you can afford it, then that's a noble project. - Sylvester Stallone
  5. The North understand it better- they have told us for twenty years that their object was to pen up slavery within its present limits- surround it with a border of free States, and like the scorpion surrounded with fire, they will make it sting itself to death. - Robert Toombs

Idioms for surround:

  1. surround sm or sth with sm or sth
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