Encircle

Definition of Encircle

En`cir´cle
v. t.1.To form a circle about; to inclose within a circle or ring; to surround; as, to encircle one in the arms; the army encircled the city.
[imp. & p. p. Encircled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Encircling .]
Her brows encircled with his serpent rod.
- Parnell.

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