Sentences Containing 'encircle'
An instant afterwards the door opened, she felt two arms encircle her, and a mouth pressed her forehead.
More Vocab Words::: dulcet - sweet sounding; pleasing to the ear; melodious
::: incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
::: gerontology - study of the sociological phenomena associated with old age
::: spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
::: precedent - something preceding in time which may be used as an authority or guide for future action; V. precede; CF. unprecedented
::: galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
::: induct - place formally in office; install; admit as a member; initiate; N. induction: inducting; process of deriving general principles from particular facts
::: vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged
::: lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
::: pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.