1. the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary;
2. the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object;
3. the outermost level of the land or sea;
4. a superficial aspect as opposed to the real nature of something;
5. information that has become public;
6. a device that provides reactive force when in motion relative to the surrounding air; can lift or control a plane in flight
1. come to the surface
2. put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface;
3. appear or become visible; make a showing;
1. on the surface;
2. involving a surface only;
A gentle wind disturbed the surface of the water.
This paint will adhere to any surface, whether rough or smooth.
To make an investigation one , should go into matters deeply, not just scratch the surface.
The surface of the water is as smooth as a mirror.
On the surface, she's a charming, helpful person.
Things rapidly became calm, though beneath the surface the argument rumbled on.
The teacher showed us how to cut out part of the surface of the wood and let a pattern in.
The surface cratered with the constant dropping of water.
Strain the sauce and skim away any fat that rises to the surface.
She touched its tough irregular surface.
The wind corrugates the surface of the sea.
When water boils, bubbles rise to the surface.
This machine part needs surface finishing.
Dust on the surface brushes off easily.
The surface water made the road treacherous for drivers.
The astronauts piloted their craft down to the lunar surface.
Surface water made driving conditions hazardous.
The search party was teleported down to the planet's surface.
Somewhere deep beneath the surface lay a caring character.
Constant wheelchair use will scuff almost any floor surface.
Sand the surface softly and carefully.
Every surface is scattered with photographs.
She watches him plane the surface of a walnut board.
The gadget can be attached to any vertical surface.
Place the fish on a flat surface and sprinkle the flesh with lemon juice and pepper.
Slowly a thick layer of fat builds up on the pan's surface.
I bobbed to the surface and gasped a lungful of air.
In 1664 Hooke observed a reddish spot on the surface of the planet.
The wires do not have a large enough surface to catalyse a big explosion.
on the surface
To all intents and purposes; to all outward appearances
a soldier who, on the surface, appeared brave and patriotic.
There is relatively little information about surface, maybe you can watch a bilingual story to relax your mood, I wish you a happy day!
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