Synonyms for Surrounding:


encircling (adjective)
around, enclosing, encompassing, neighboring.
environmental (adjective)
ambient, environmental, neighborhood, precinct.
including (adjective)


about, enclosed, in, inside, landlocked, hedged in with/by, in the round. surrounding (noun)
close, encompassing.


encircling (verb)
circling, Girding, Wreathing.
enclosing (verb)
confining, covering, embracing, encircling, enclosing, encompassing, enveloping, fencing, holding, impounding, trapping, Caging, Imprisoning, Containing, Corralling.

Other synonyms:

enclosed, inside, landlocked. in. around. around
Other relevant words:
about, around, close, enclosed, in, inside, landlocked, neighboring.

Usage examples for surrounding

  1. It was painted a dark blue, and was known in the surrounding country as " The Blue Bird." – The Girl Aviators' Sky Cruise by Margaret Burnham
  2. If she had her sweet will, she would ruin every young chap in the residence and the surrounding country. – Secret Memoirs: The Story of Louise, Crown Princess by Henry W. Fischer