Definition of surroundings in English:


Line breaks: sur¦round|ings
Pronunciation: /səˈraʊndɪŋz


The things and conditions around a person or thing: I took up the time admiring my surroundings
More example sentences
  • As well as the beauty of the surroundings, there was another benefit to the site.
  • It was in the park's elegant surroundings that the couple celebrated a year of going out together.
  • Beaches and their surroundings are places where people jump in at the deep end.
environment, setting, milieu, background, backdrop, frame, element; conditions, circumstances, situation, context; vicinity, locality, habitat; ambience, atmosphere

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