Synonyms of encircling


1. encircle, circle, shape, form

usage: form a circle around; "encircle the errors"

2. gird, encircle, bind

usage: bind with something round or circular


1. encircling(prenominal), skirting(prenominal), peripheral (vs. central)

usage: being all around the edges; enclosing; "his encircling arms"; "the room's skirting board needs painting"

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