227. Circumjacence.

227. Circumjacence.NOUN. circumjacence, circumambience; environment, encompassment; atmosphere, medium, surroundings.

outpost; border &c. (edge) 231; girdle &c. (circumference) 230; outskirts, boulebards, suburbs, purlieus, precincts, faubourgs, environs, entourage, banlieue; neighborhood, vicinage, vicinity.

VERB. lie around &c. adv.; surround, beset, compass, encompass, environ, inclose, enclose, encircle, embrace, circumvent, lap, gird; belt; begird, engird; skirt, twine round; hem in &c. (circumscribe) 229.

ADJ. circumjacent, circumambient, circumfluent; ambient; surrounding &c. v.; circumferential, suburban.

ADV. around, about; without; on every side; on all sides; right and left, all round, round about.


Roget’s Thesaurus 1911. Compiled, edited and supplemented by Nicholas Shea. Dev version 1.7.9b Compiled on: 19 January 2022 at 05:16:38
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