The tents of their army covered a vast area surrounding the old ruin. TREASON KEEP (2001)Only looked astonished -- pale eyes wide, her mouth slightly open, lips hardly pinker than the skin surrounding them. STONE CITY (2001)The street before them was packed with a crowd of placard-waving demonstrators surrounding the theatre entrance. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2001)
Aunt May was alone, sleeping peacefully, the machines surrounding her beeping more slowly, steadily. SPIDER-MAN®: THE ADVENTURES OF SPIDER-MAN (2001)
很常使用。在柯林斯辞典中， surrounding 是4千个最常用词之一。
surrounding 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.