Encircle in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Encircle

(transitive) To surround, form a circle around. | To move or go around completely.

Short Example Sentence for Encircle

  • 1. They endeavored to encircle the troops. 🔊
  • 2. Should it once encircle him, his fate would be sealed. 🔊
  • 3. But the bastions which encircle this frail fairy palace are impregnable. 🔊
  • 4. The walls which encircle our prison, with three rings of stone? 🔊
  • 5. Their nostrils are distended; black and blue rings encircle their eyes. 🔊
  • 6. That was the man's attempt to encircle her waist with his free arm. 🔊

How to use Encircle in Sentence?

  • 1. It is she who has connived with her ambitious lover to see a real crown encircle her own brow. 🔊
  • 2. Outwardly, a line of monasteries flanked with towers appeared to encircle the city. 🔊
  • 3. Two black lines encircle the flat upper surface of the rim and the outer margin is red. 🔊
  • 4. Her fair hand was resting on my shoulder, and mine arm did encircle her fairy waist. 🔊
  • 5. He could not possibly kiss her unless she stooped, nor would his arms encircle her shoulders. 🔊
  • 6. When done, they returned to encircle their victim again, lick their chops, and wait. 🔊
  • 7. It would have been the easiest thing for Gaga to encircle her with his arm, but he did not do so. 🔊
  • 8. Let your hearts be filled with the strenuous desire that tranquillity and harmony may encircle all this warring world. 🔊
  • 9. All her heart goes out to him, and it is with difficulty she restrains her desire to run to him and encircle him with her soft arms. 🔊
  • 10. Rocks encircle the whole space; on one of the foremost is a projecting crag overgrown with brushwood. 🔊
  • 11. Amidst the gigantic mountains which encircle a vast hollow on every side of it, rises a roundish mound. 🔊
  • 12. Exert yourselves so that this glorious teaching may encircle the globe, and that spirituality may be infused into the hearts of men. 🔊
  • 13. He alone was called upon to make sacrifice; it was our single duty and privilege to encircle and protect him. 🔊
  • 14. Once double the sum of things by adding this second world to it, and it swells to such a size that our reason can no longer encircle it. 🔊
  • 15. Hence, though it encircle the house, it will not affect the persons within if all are uniformly discreet and provident. 🔊
  • 16. It fell upon my golden threads; it seemed directly to embrace them joyously, to encircle them closely. 🔊
  • 17. Deep fringes of scarlet girdle his chest and encircle his haunches, and tassels of the same bright hue hang from the band above his eyes. 🔊
  • 18. In the origin story the Lightning was sent to encircle the earth to find how things appeared on all sides. 🔊
  • 19. They were avoiding my position, trying to encircle me by making long semicircular marches, hoping to get between me and the other side. 🔊
  • 20. The entire surface is red, with the exception of narrow bands of light ground color, which outline the arches and encircle the periphery. 🔊
  • 21. He took care never to prolong his visit; always to encircle himself with some surrounding of interest during his stay at Corindah. 🔊
  • 22. It should be just large enough to encircle the body after confinement, with a margin of a couple of inches, and to extend down below the fulness of the hips. 🔊
  • 23. He had lost the pearls that were wont to encircle the throat of a great opera singer because her maid had chosen an awkward hour to prosecute her amour with a chauffeur. 🔊
  • 24. Then I feel her arms encircle me; her breath fans my face with a whispered "Welcome, loved one! 🔊
  • 25. Here a very elaborate harbor improvement was planned, with a loop track and almost continuous docks to encircle the compact peninsula upon which the village is built. 🔊
  • 26. One of the chief glories of Tewkesbury consists in the series of historic tombs and chantries which encircle the choir and presbytery and the surrounding ambulatory. 🔊
  • 27. Thousands and thousands of men, women and children are assembled upon this hillside, while tens of thousands fill the stands and encircle the race-course. 🔊
  • 28. On being thrown into a flock of ducks on the wing, any one of the balls striking a bird would act as a pivot for the others to encircle the victim and bring it to the ground. 🔊
  • 29. The first thing was to draw a line for a trench some six or seven feet deep, that was to encircle the whole building, at a distance of about thirty yards from the house. 🔊