¿Sabías que...?: Se dice "salud" después de un estornudo. ¿Qué significada "¡a su salud!"?
surround / rodear
surround   [səˈraʊnd]
A. -transitive verb
1. (=encircle)   rodear
·a town surrounded by hills
·una ciudad rodeada de montes
·the house was surrounded by a high wall
·la casa estaba rodeada por un muro muy alto
·she was surrounded by children
·estaba rodeada de niños
·the uncertainty surrounding the future of the project
·la incertidumbre que envuelve or rodea al proyecto
2. (military, politics)
[troops, police]
[+enemy, town, building]   rodear,   cercar
·you are surrounded!
·¡estáis rodeados!
B. -noun
(=border)   marco (m),   borde (m)
a. [of fireplace]   marco (m)
·the bath/swimming pool had a tiled surround
·el baño/la piscina tenía un borde alicatado
C. -compound
·surround sound   -noun   sonido (m) (de efecto) surround
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
Search another word or see surround on Dictionary | Thesaurus
Word of the Day
to reject
Phrase of the Day

Travel Narrative
Primer encuentro: ¡Encantada! / My roommate: first encounter
Copyright ©  2015 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help