Sentence Examples

  • To encircle the plateau of the Donets.
  • She stepped forward, lifting her arms to encircle his neck.
  • The loftiest mountains in South Wales, extending from Herefordshire and Monmouthshire (where their eastern spurs form the Hatteral Hills) in a southeasterly direction into Carmarthenshire, completely encircle the county on the east and south except for the break formed by the Vale of Usk at Crickhowell.
  • The steep, narrow streets of the old town contrast with the wide, shady boulevards which encircle it and divide it from the suburbs.
  • Above the confluence it passes under the walls of Mantua, and expands into a broad lake-like reach so as entirely to encircle that city.

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