Outline and Surround


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Outline verb – To draw or make apparent the outline of.
Usage example: she carefully outlined the tree before she started drawing in the leaves

Surround and outline are semantically related in trace a line around topic. In some cases you can use "Surround" instead the word "Outline" as a verb or a noun.
Nearby Words: outlined, outlining
Synonyms for Outline


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Surround verb – To form a circle around.
Outline and surround are semantically related in enclose topic. Sometimes you can use "Outline" instead the word "Surround" as a verb or a noun, if it concerns topics such as trace a line around.
Nearby Words: surrounded, surrounding
Synonyms for Surround

How words are described

good good outline good surround

Common collocations

body outline body surround body
place outline place surround place
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