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包囲, ほうい

  • hōi

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi), nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no', noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru

  • siege
  • encirclement
  • envelopment
  • surrounding
  • besiegement

Examples of 包囲,ほうい in a Sentence

その警察はその建物包囲した
The police have surrounded the building.
たち鹿の周り包囲していた
The dogs were closing in on the deer.
The army besieged the castle for many days.
勇敢難局立ち向かい、その結果審判にまつほかは、包囲から逃れる方法ない
There is no way out of the siege except to take the bull by the horns and let God judge the outcome.
Completely surrounded by our troops, the enemy finally surrendered to us.

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