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Synonyms for circle

Synonyms for circle

a closed plane curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point or something shaped like this

a course, process, or journey that ends where it began or repeats itself

a group of people sharing an interest, activity, or achievement

a particular social group

to move or cause to move in circles or around an axis

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ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length

something approximating the shape of a circle

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movement once around a course

a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island

street names for flunitrazepan

a curved section or tier of seats in a hall or theater or opera house

any circular or rotating mechanism

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move in circles

form a circle around

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Yet Caldwell insists the controversies brought the players together like a club side as they circled the wagons around their beleaguered boss.
OXFORD - Selectmen last night circled the wagons around a local businessman who said he was not being treated fairly by National Grid.
But what's happening politically is they've circled the wagons and are running this as if it's their school system and not the public's school system.
Far from heading for the hills, however, retail manager Michele Adamson has circled the wagons and fired some verbal bullets of her own.
On the other hand, conservatives circled the wagons around Rick Santorum after his bigoted comments about homosexuality.