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English definition of “surroundings”

surroundings

noun [plural]     /səˈraʊn.dɪŋz/
B2 the place where someone or something is and the things that are in it: Some butterflies blend in with their surroundings so that it's difficult to see them.Environments and localities B2 the place where someone lives and the conditions they live in: They live in very comfortable/pleasant/drab/bleak surroundings.Environments and localities
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