surrounds meaning


    Definition of surrounds in English Dictionary

  • NounBFsurroundPREsur-
    1. Things bordering, adjacent to, or nearby another; surroundings.
      1. It was an informative guide to the city and surrounds.
  • VerbBFsurroundPRsurroundingPT, PPsurrounded
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of surround.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The major mechanism by which extrasynaptically released serotonin seems to reach its targets involves its capture and later release by the surrounding glia.
        • On Sunday, I took my family for a spin through the surrounding countryside.
        • A certain amount of collateral damage and destruction to the surrounding environment has always been viewed as a necessary but generally undesirable by-product of military conflict.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • It was an informative guide to the city and surrounds.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Pluralia tantum
        • Verbs
          • Verb forms
            • Verb singular forms
              • Third-person singular forms

        Other Vocabulary

        Look-Alike Words
        1. en surround
        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of surrounds for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "surrounds" is a noun, more specifically, a pluralia tantum. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        Definiteness: Level 1
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