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surrounding

approximately

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about

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in the opposite direction

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  • in the opposite direction
  • the other way

Synonyms for around

in or toward a former location or condition

toward the back

from one end to the other

having existence or life

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in the area or vicinity

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used of movement to or among many different places or in no particular direction

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(of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

in or to a reversed position or direction

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all around or on all sides

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from beginning to end

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References in classic literature ?
He'll lay around these woods a long time before I hunt him up."
"Well, that's mostly because they don't like to go where a man's been murdered, anyway -- but nothing's ever been seen around that house except in the night -- just some blue lights slipping by the windows -- no regular ghosts."
"Well, where you see one of them blue lights flicker- ing around, Tom, you can bet there's a ghost mighty close behind it.
But anyway they don't come around in the daytime, so what's the use of our being afeard?"
And when, at last, Daylight decided that the horse had had enough, he turned him around abruptly and put him into a gentle canter on the forward track.
But when he turned him around and started forward, Bob proceeded to feign fright at trees, cows, bushes, Wolf, his own shadow--in short, at every ridiculously conceivable object.
And then, after a few make-believe attempts, Bob actually did whirl and caught Daylight napping again and landed him in the old position with clasped arms around the neck.
And then I can paddle over to town nights, and slink around and pick up things I want.
Standalone wrap-around packers fold die-cut corrugated sheets around products, pick and place the products, wrap them tightly and finally, seal them.
The blaze started at a two-story house along Tabing Ilog street in Barangay Apolonio Samson at around 12:18 a.
People in and around Maidenhead are warned a huge fire is causing major disruption around the town.
Ultimate's Level 8 gymnasts set the bar high, with Peri Arkin capturing a first place for vault and Alyse Lichtenstein standing on top of the podium with a first place in the all around. Individual placements for Level 8s are:
"Cooking Around the World" is a cultural sampler of different methods and styles of cooking around the world.
On Saturday the morning will start off cloudy and slightly chilly with temperatures at around 10C.