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environ

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English

Verb

Infinitive
to environ

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to environ (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To surround; to encircle.

Quotations

  1. I did but prompt the age to quit their cloggs
    By the known rules of antient libertie,
    When strait a barbarous noise environs me
    Of Owles and Cuckoes, Asses, Apes and Doggs - I did but prompt the age to quit their cloggs, John Milton (1673)

French

Pronunciation

Adverb

environ

  1. about, close to, around

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