Definition of surroundings:
purlieu, site, location, terrain, ambient, place, center, setting, contexture, context, environs, whereabouts, scene, surround, climate, medium, base, mise-en-scène, venue, milieu, environment, clime, atmosphere, locale.
- "The Triumph of Hilary Blachland", Bertram Mitford.
He examined the skiff carefully and the examination satisfied him that it was too badly injured to be repaired with the means at his command, and so with all his energy he set himself at once to making himself as comfortable as the conditions and the surroundings would permit.- "Bobby of the Labrador", Dillon Wallace.
Presently a voice, that of some hidden priest, would speak to them, and they would be asked to believe it a message from the spirit world, or a spirit itself might be arranged- what could be easier in their mood and these surroundings?- "The Yellow God An Idol of Africa", H. Rider Haggard.