GRE Word List


to form a circle around : surround

The meaning of the word encircle is to form a circle around : surround.

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wiggleto move to and fro with quick jerky or shaking motions : jiggle
gerrymanderthe act or method of gerrymandering
seetheto suffer violent internal excitement
palleta straw-filled tick or mattress