Definitions For Surround


  • The area in which something exists or lives
  • A border or an area that is around the outside edge of something


  • Surround so as to force to give up
  • Surround with a wall in order to fortify
  • Extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
  • Envelop completely
  • To be on every side of (someone or something)
  • To move close to (someone or something) on all sides often in order to stop a person from escaping
  • To be closely related or connected to (something)

Is Surround a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Surround is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Surround in a Sentence

  • A wall surrounds the old city.
  • They had the suspect surrounded.
  • She was suddenly surrounded by a crowd of excited fans.
  • The vast, featureless surround of the desert was strangely appealing to him

Synonyms for Surround

Look up a Word

Search the dictionary for definitions, synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, and more!

Cite This Article

Pick a style below, and copy the text for your bibliography.

WORD SCRAMBLE. THE WORD FINDER located on the website