Translation of "surround" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

surround

verb [ T ] uk /səˈraʊnd/ us /səˈraʊnd/

B1 to be everywhere around something

環繞,圍繞,包圍
Snow-capped mountains surround the city. 白頭積雪的群山環繞著這座城市。
Gwen sat at her desk, surrounded by books and papers. 格溫坐在桌前,周圍堆滿了書和報紙。
Mystery still surrounds the exact circumstances of Stalin's death. 史達林去世的確切情況仍是迷霧重重。
She said that she wanted to die surrounded by the people she loves (= with them all present). 她說她希望在她死的時候,她所愛的人會陪伴在自己身邊。
Early this morning, armed police surrounded (= moved into a position so that they were everywhere around) a house which they thought contained an escaped prisoner. 今天一大早,武裝員警就包圍了他們認為藏有一名逃犯的房子。
surrounding adjective [ before noun ] uk /səˈraʊn.dɪŋ/ us /səˈraʊn.dɪŋ/

B2

A lot of the children at the school do not live in the town, but come in from the surrounding countryside. 這所學校的許多孩子都不住在鎮上,而是來自於周邊的鄉村。
noun uk /səˈraʊnd/ us /səˈraʊnd/

[ C ] the area or border around something

周圍地帶,圍繞物,緣飾
Our bathtub has a tiled surround. 我們的浴缸周圍鋪了瓷磚。
surrounds [ plural ] US

the area that is near and around a place

周邊,附近
The house is set in lush surrounds and has views of the ocean. 我覺得這附近不會有甚麼影音專賣店。

(Translation of “surround” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)