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surroundings noun

ADJ. attractive, beautiful, congenial, elegant, idyllic, lovely, magnificent, picturesque, pleasant | comfortable, luxurious, opulent, sumptuous | peaceful, quiet, tranquil | familiar | new, strange, unfamiliar | natural animals living in their natural surroundings | physical | immediate | historic | rural

VERB + SURROUNDINGS adapt to, be in harmony with, blend into, blend (in) with, fit into/in with The new hotel blends perfectly with the immediate surroundings.

PREP. amid … ~ classic French cuisine served amid elegant surroundings | in … ~ We spent the afternoon relaxing in the beautiful surroundings of my parents' home.

PHRASES the beauty of the surroundings