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encircle

US [ɪnˈsɜrk(ə)l]
UK [ɪnˈsɜː(r)k(ə)l]
  • v.包围;围绕;环绕
  • Web环抱;引申为包围;同本义
Simple Present:encircles  Present Participle:encircling  Past Tense:encircled  
encircle
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~ sb/sth
环绕;围绕;包围to surround sb/sth completely in a circle
Jack's arms encircled her waist.
杰克的双臂搂着她的腰。
The island is encircled by a coral reef.
这个岛周围都是珊瑚礁。

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