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And I think that at a certain point, after all the time and all the conjecture and everything that had kind of gone on surrounding this show, I think that Mitch just felt like it was time to let it go. It was best for the show.
Will Arnett

Meaning of "surrounding" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SURROUNDING

surrounding  [səˈraʊndɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SURROUNDING

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Surrounding is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SURROUNDING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of surrounding in the English dictionary

The definition of surrounding in the dictionary is encompassing; encircling.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SURROUNDING


astounding
əˈstaʊndɪŋ
big-sounding
ˈbɪɡˌsaʊndɪŋ
binding
ˈbaɪndɪŋ
brassfounding
ˈbrɑːsˌfaʊndɪŋ
compounding
ˈkɒmpaʊndɪŋ
ending
ˈɛndɪŋ
finding
ˈfaɪndɪŋ
founding
ˈfaʊndɪŋ
grounding
ˈɡraʊndɪŋ
odd-sounding
ˈɒdˌsaʊndɪŋ
outstanding
ˌaʊtˈstændɪŋ
pending
ˈpɛndɪŋ
pounding
ˈpaʊndɪŋ
queer-sounding
ˈkwɪəˌsaʊndɪŋ
resounding
rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ
rounding
ˈraʊndɪŋ
sounding
ˈsaʊndɪŋ
spending
ˈspendɪŋ
standing
ˈstændɪŋ
understanding
ˌʌndəˈstændɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SURROUNDING

surrender value
surrenderee
surrenderer
surrenderor
surreptitious
surreptitiously
surreptitiousness
surrey
surrogacy
surrogate
surrogate mother
surrogate motherhood
surrogateship
surrogation
surrogatum
surround
surround sound
surroundings
surrounds
surroyal

WORDS THAT END LIKE SURROUNDING

according
ascending
banding
bonding
branding
commanding
crowdfunding
defending
demanding
descending
expanding
funding
grinding
landing
lending
long-standing
mending
never-ending
notwithstanding
vending
winding

Synonyms and antonyms of surrounding in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SURROUNDING»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «surrounding» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of surrounding

Translation of «surrounding» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SURROUNDING

Find out the translation of surrounding to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of surrounding from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «surrounding» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

周边
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

rodea
570 millions of speakers

English

surrounding
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

आसपास के
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المحيطة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

окружающих
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

circundante
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পার্শ্ববর্তী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

environnant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sekitar
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Umgebung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

周囲の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

주변
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lingkungan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xung quanh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சுற்றியுள்ள
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आसपासचे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çevreleyen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

circostante
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

otaczające
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

оточуючих
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

înconjurător
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γύρω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

omliggende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

omgivande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

omliggende
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of surrounding

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SURROUNDING»

The term «surrounding» is very widely used and occupies the 4.595 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SURROUNDING» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about surrounding

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10 QUOTES WITH «SURROUNDING»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word surrounding.
1
Jean-Jacques Annaud
When Picasso painted in Paris, was he a Spanish or a French painter? It does not matter, he was Picasso, whatever the influences surrounding him. He simply chose Paris because it was the ideal place for him to sell his creation.
2
Will Arnett
And I think that at a certain point, after all the time and all the conjecture and everything that had kind of gone on surrounding this show, I think that Mitch just felt like it was time to let it go. It was best for the show.
3
Dierks Bentley
I think the great country songs mixed with some of that bluegrass instrumentation - and surrounding all that with a little bit of a rock vibe and energy - is the kind of music I make.
4
Satya Bhabha
I visit India at least once a year, though surrounding the making of 'Midnight's Children' I was there a lot more.
5
Conrad Black
The Arabs could have peace tomorrow if sufficient numbers of Palestinians were not content to be used as cannon fodder in fruitless assaults on Israel, even as the surrounding Arab powers distract the Arab masses with the red herring of Israel while retarding their countries with their repression and corruption.
6
Algernon H. Blackwood
It is, alas, chiefly the evil emotions that are able to leave their photographs on surrounding scenes and objects and whoever heard of a place haunted by a noble deed, or of beautiful and lovely ghosts revisiting the glimpses of the moon?
7
Amanda Borden
My parents never forced things on my brother and me: not our faith, not our sports, not our friends. Yet they taught us about surrounding ourselves with the right people: the kind of people we want to be.
8
Thom Browne
Some people think that my shows are just for shock value, but the provocation makes those classic pieces look different every six months. You don't need to see the same gray suit every season. But surrounding it with 40 really interesting ideas makes it feel new.
9
John Catsimatidis
I believe business has to do well and that the surrounding communities do well.
10
Kelsey Chow
'Run' is exciting, about family secrets, the mystery surrounding them and the outdoor sport of parkour. The story itself is full of intrigue and action, but the parkour takes the story to another level. It was an absolutely incredible experience, working with experts from all over the country.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SURROUNDING»

Discover the use of surrounding in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to surrounding and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Iran and the Surrounding World: Interactions in Culture and ...
These essays examine Iran’s place in the world--its relations and cultural interactions with its immediate neighbors and with empires and superpowers from the beginning of the Safavid period in 1501 to the present day.
Nikki R Keddie, Rudolph P Matthee, 2002
2
Logging and Log Management: The Authoritative Guide to ...
Effectively analyzing large volumes of diverse logs can pose many challenges. Logging and Log Management helps to simplify this complex process using practical guidance and real-world examples.
Anton Chuvakin, Kevin Schmidt, Chris Phillips, 2012
3
Gardening in Iowa and Surrounding Areas
This month-by-month guide to gardening in Iowa includes tips from some of the more than two thousand members of the Federated Garden Clubs of Iowa.
Veronica Lorson Fowler, 1997
4
Atmospheres: Architectural Environments, Surrounding Objects
The Pritzker-winning architect outlines the creative process he employs while designing the atmosphere of his houses, describing in nine short and self-observant chapters his efforts to instill a feeling of harmonious presence into his ...
Peter Zumthor, 2006
5
Past Climate Variability in South America and Surrounding ...
This book groups together overviews and original research papers dealing with South American climate variability from the Last Glacial Maximum to the Holocene.
Françoise Vimeux, Florence Sylvestre, Myriam Khodri, 2009
6
VA Health Care: Challenges in Budget Formulation and Issues ...
The VA estimates it will provide health care to 5.8 million patients with appropriations of about $41 billion in FY 2009.
Randall B. Williamson, 2009
7
Edible Wild Mushrooms of Illinois and Surrounding States: A ...
Recipes include classics like Beer Battered Morels, Parasol Mushroom Frittatas, and even the highly improbable (yet delectable) Morel Tiramisu for dessert._x000B__x000B_As the first new book about Illinois mushrooms in more than eighty ...
Joe McFarland, Gregory M. Mueller, 2009
8
Regulating how We Die: The Ethical, Medical, and Legal ...
Addressing the subject of euthanasia, medical ethicist Dr. Linda Emanuel assembles testimony from leading experts to provide not only a clear account of the arguments for and against physician-assisted suicide and euthanasia--but also ...
Linda L. Emanuel, 1998
9
Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations
This 1899 work leaves no doubt as to why he enjoyed such success with the public: this is a compulsively readable work, yet one of formidable scholarship as well.A brisk study of the legendary places of the Bible-and of the dawn of human ...
A. H. Sayce, 2005
10
Relocating to Washington D.C., and surrounding areas: ...
With this Prima relocation guide, readers can find out about jobs, places to live, restaurants, groceries stores and the moving process without even leaving their homes.
Ed McFadden, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SURROUNDING»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term surrounding is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Resource Recycling Project Launched by Beijing and Surrounding
In 2014, an estimated 2.37 billion tones of industrial solid waste was produced by Beijing and its surrounding regions alone. (Photo : REUTERS). «Yibada, Jul 15»
2
Severe Thunderstorm Watch Ends for London, Surrounding Area
For the second straight day, a severe thunderstorm watch has been issued for London-Middlesex, and all surrounding areas. According to Environment Canada, ... «Am980 London News, Jul 15»
3
Large outage hits Watertown, surrounding areas after substation …
WATERTOWN — Thousands of people were without power in the city and surrounding municipalities Thursday night following a substation failure. At its peak ... «WatertownDailyTimes.com, Jul 15»
4
Victoria, surrounding area residents react to court ruling
As the Supreme Court ruling was announced making same-sex marriage legal in all 50 states, residents of Victoria and surrounding cities reacted to the news. «Victoria Advocate, Jun 15»
5
Red Cross Providing Assistance In Garretson And Surrounding
In addition, the Red Cross is in close contact with emergency managers to determine other needs in surrounding communities that may have damage. Lunch will ... «KDLT News, Jun 15»
6
UPDATE: No suspicious circumstances surrounding death of man in …
Police have said they do not believe there were any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of a man in Limavady on Sunday night. A post-mortem ... «Derry Journal, Jun 15»
7
Cell phone service restored in Sumter County and surrounding area
Cell phone service has been restored to customers throughout Sumter County and the surrounding region who lost service Wednesday morning. «WIS, May 15»
8
New center fighting stigmas surrounding mental health
Anew Wellness has also launched a campaign to fight the stigma and bias surrounding mental health issues. Former Jets defensive end Vernon Gholston and ... «News 12 New Jersey, May 15»
9
“Stomping on the stigma” surrounding mental illness
On Sunday, dozens of them gathered at Stanley Park in Westfield to “stomp out the stigma” surrounding mental illness. It was the 15th Annual Walkathon of the ... «wwlp.com, May 15»
10
Late-season Pacific storm rumbles through Phoenix, surrounding cities
PHOENIX (KPHO/KTVK) -. More rain was expected on and off in Phoenix and surrounding cities Monday as a storm system continued its trek across the state. «KPHO Phoenix, May 15»

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