Definition of surroundings in English:

Share this entry

surroundings

Pronunciation: /səˈraʊndɪŋz/

plural noun

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.
Synonyms
vicinity, locality, habitat;

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: sur¦round|ings

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Related Words