"rodear" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

rodear
transitive verb
1. to surround (poner o ponerse alrededor)
  • le rodeó el cuello con los brazos -> she put her arms around his neck
  • ¡ríndete, estás rodeado! -> surrender, we have you o you're surrounded!
  • vive rodeado de libros -> he's always surrounded by books
2. to surround (estar alrededor de)
  • el misterio que rodea la investigación -> the mystery surrounding the investigation
  • todos los que la rodean hablan muy bien de ella -> everyone around her speaks very highly of her
3. to go around (dar la vuelta a)
4. to skirt around (eludir)
rodearse
pronomial verb
also:
  • rodear de -> to surround oneself with

rodear [ro-day-ar’]
verb neuter
1. To go round a place or object; to encompass. (n)
2. To go a round-about way, to come about. (n)
3. To make use of circumlocutions; to use circuitous language or indirect expressions. (n)
verb transitive
4. To wrap up, to put one thing around another; to circle, to compass, to girdle.
5. To whirl about.
6. To dispose, to arrange.
  • Los soldados rodearon el edificio -> the soldiers surrounded the building
verb reflexive
7. Rodearse de, to surround oneself with.
8. To turn round (volverse).

rodear
verbo:transitivo
1 (poner alrededor de) to encircle; enclose
rodearon el terreno con alambre de púas they surrounded the field with barbed wire; they put a barbed wire fence around the field; le rodeó el cuello con los brazos she threw her arms round his neck
2 (ponerse alrededor de) to surround
los soldados rodearon el edificio the soldiers surrounded the building
3 (Latinoamérica) [+ganado] to round up
verbo:pronominal
rodearse
1 (volverse) to turn round
2
rodearse de to surround o.s. with; se rodeó de gente importante she surrounded herself with important people

Verb Conjugations for "rodear" (go to to surround)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Imperfect
Conditional
Future
yo rodeo rodeé rodeaba rodearía rodearé
rodeas rodeaste rodeabas rodearías rodearás
él/ella/Ud. rodea rodeó rodeaba rodearía rodeará
nosotros rodeamos rodeamos rodeábamos rodearíamos rodearemos
vosotros rodeáis rodeasteis rodeabais rodearíais rodearéis
ellos/ellas/Uds. rodean rodearon rodeaban rodearían rodearán
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