One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the bay was hemmed in by pine trees’
surround, border, edge, encircle, circle, ring, enclose, skirt, flank, fringe, encompass
literary gird, girdle, engird
2‘he was hemmed in by the furniture’
restrict, confine, trap, kettle, close in, shut in, hedge in, fence in, pen in, box in, keep within bounds, immure
constrain, restrain, limit, circumscribe, curb, check
North American corral
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