No hood was placed to shelter the King's head and at the same time to hide and circumscribe its fall.
The first step to be taken must be to endeavour to circumscribe their limits.
The decision to circumscribe the use of economic sanctions against off-base discrimination made sense.
I know what you mean, but I do not intend to allow any duty to circumscribe my art.
An instinctive desire for completeness animates the human mind (a struggle to circumscribe the infinite).
To circumscribe their power a new army of Mamelukes was formed, called the Borgis.
Sidney first, and after him Humphrey Gilbert, could only circumscribe the rebellion.
And yet we must undertake to circumscribe thereto God himself!
True, he may circumscribe the earth and, if he keep the proper bearing, will come back to the point at last.
A rigid law of settlement, intended to circumscribe their area of density closely, yields only to the persuasion of bribery.