encircle

encircle
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. rodear 
A strange ring in the shape of a snake encircled one of her fingers.Un anillo extraño con forma de serpiente le rodeaba uno de los dedos.
b. circundar 
The ditch that encircled the fort was an additional defense.La zanja que circundaba la fortaleza era una defensa adicional.
c. ceñir 
He encircled her Barbie waist with his arms.Le ciñó la cintura mínima con los brazos.
encircle
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. rodear 
encircle [ɪnˈsɜːkl]
transitive verb
rodear;with de; (Mil) sitiar; [+waist, shoulders] ceñir
it is encircled by a wall está rodeado de una tapia
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