Betekenis van:

Bijvoeglijk naamwoord
  • omwonend
  • closely encircling
"the surrounding countryside"





  1. They're surrounding us.
  2. I saw them surrounding him.
  3. The surrounding hills protected the town.
  4. Circumstances surrounding the textile industry have changed.
  5. Most castles have a moat surrounding them.
  6. The surrounding area was very quiet.
  7. There is a mysterious legend surrounding this lake.
  8. For three hundred years they have farmed the surrounding land.
  9. The marauders laid waste to the town and surrounding villages.
  10. The mystery surrounding his death was played up by the media.
  11. The smaller planets hovering around the planet Jupiter reminded him of the guards surrounding a king when he walked outdoors, and Kepler called them satellites.
  12. Nothing can change the look of a city so dramatically as the sudden appearance of a block of offices which towers above all the surrounding buildings.
  13. Quite apart from the concerns surrounding this injustice itself, it seems grotesque that this situation has been brought about by a committee whose very purpose of existence is the defence women's rights and equal opportunities.
  14. Surrounding nets
  15. Surrounding nets (purse seines)