encircle

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form a circle around

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bind with something round or circular

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Her shining tresses, divided in two parts, encircle the harmonious contour of her white and delicate cheeks, brilliant in their glow and freshness.
Gentlemen," he continued, addressing the cavaliers, who became more and more numerous every instant; "gentlemen, encircle his eminence, that you may show him the greater honor.
Therefore it dances on the hearth, and laughs broadly throughout the room, and plays a thousand antics, and throws a joyous glow over all the faces that encircle it.
When his forefinger swept across my features, in laying out the borders of those parallel bands which were to encircle my countenance, the flesh fairly crawled upon my bones.
To the stake they led him, and as they pushed him roughly against it preparatory to binding him there securely for the dance of death that would presently encircle him, Tarzan tensed his mighty thews and with a single, powerful wrench parted the loosened thongs which had secured his hands.
Without even asking her if she cared to dance, he put out his arm to encircle her slender waist.
By next month, the viaduct will be part of the pounds 3m Kielder Way, which encircles Europe's largest man-made lake.
As candles burn down in one time zone, they are lighted in the next, creating a 24-hour wave of light that encircles the globe.
Its mix of pine, spruce, and other hardy trees encircles the globe like a giant green halo (see map, p.
Clasping hands in a fey show of emotional solidarity, the figures stand back-to-back, yoked together by an immaculately painted rope that encircles their necks.
It grows, it dwindles, it seduces, it encircles, it juts, it expands, it challenges--all with an astounding momentum.
The field concentrates the charged gas into a 1 billion [degrees] C, doughnut-shaped plasma cloud that encircles the planet during storms, says Mitchell.
The Second Step Therapeutic Ambulator/Gait Harness System completely encircles the resident with a comfortable padded frame.
The second zone is a primary storage zone that encircles the fluid reception zone to store the fluid received by the fluid reception zone.