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Surrounded and surrounding - thesaurus

Synonyms

inside

adjective

enclosed in a container or space

surrounding

adjective

near or all around a place

enclosed

adjective

surrounded by something and separated from what is outside

around

adverb

surrounding or enclosing something

in

adjective

held or enclosed by something

inside

adjective

into an enclosed container or empty space

round

adverb

British surrounding or enclosing something

about

adverb

literary surrounding or enclosing someone or something

hedged in with/by

surrounded by people or things

in the round

designed to stand alone and able to be looked at from all sides

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landlocked

adjective

a landlocked country or area is surrounded by land

like bees/flies around a honeypot

surrounding someone or something that is attractive or interesting

walled

adjective

surrounded by a wall

wreathe

verb

mainly literary if something is wreathed in something such as smoke, steam, or shadow, it is surrounded by it

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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