Definición de encircle en inglés:

encircle

Silabificación: en·cir·cle
Pronunciación: /inˈsərk(ə)l
 
, enˈsərk(ə)l
 
/

verbo

[with object]
Form a circle around; surround: the town is encircled by fortified walls
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Imagine her surprise when she felt the point of a knife on the small of her back, and a large arm encircling her waist.
  • The cuff is an inelastic cloth that encircles the arm and encloses the inflatable rubber bladder.
  • I didn't get far though, before his arms encircled my waist and pulled me to his wet body.
Sinónimos
surround, enclose, circle, girdle, ring, encompass; close in, shut in, fence in, wall in, hem in, confine
literary gird, engirdle

Derivativos

encirclement

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The latest outrage was the encirclement of the city, cutting it off and isolating it from its environment through barricades.
  • The counterattack scored some stunning successes at first, including the encirclement of the 101st Airborne Division at Bastogne.
  • This turned allies into enemies, creating a fear of encirclement - and an even greater obsession with military strength.

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