Synonyms of wall something or someone in
wall something or someone in
▷ See wall
encloseDictionary • The garden is walled in to create a feeling of privacy.
enclose • The land was enclosed by an eight-foot wire fence.
surround • The church was surrounded by a rusted wrought-iron fence.
bound • the trees that bounded the car park
fence • He intends to fence in about 100 acres of land.
hedge • sweeping lawns hedged with floribundas
encompass • Egypt is encompassed by the Mediterranean, Sudan, the Red Sea and Libya.
encircle • A forty-foot-high concrete wall encircles the jail.
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boundIf an area of land is bounded by something, that thing is situated around its edge.
• the trees that bounded the car park
encircleTo encircle something or someone means to surround or enclose them, or to go round them.
• A forty-foot-high concrete wall encircles the jail.
Thesaurus for wall something or someone in from the Collins English Thesaurus