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Synonyms for round

Synonyms for round

having the shape of a curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point

well-rounded and full in form

having or producing a full, deep, or rich sound

not more or less

something bent

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

a number of things placed or occurring one after the other

a course of action to be followed regularly


an area regularly covered, as by a policeman or reporter

to swerve from a straight line

to supply what is lacking

in or toward a former location or condition

from one end to the other

Synonyms for round

a charge of ammunition for a single shot

an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

a regular route for a sentry or policeman


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(often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order)

the activity of playing 18 holes of golf

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the usual activities in your day


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(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive

the course along which communications spread

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a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)

a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg

a partsong in which voices follow each other


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an outburst of applause

any circular or rotating mechanism

wind around

make round

pronounce with rounded lips

bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

express as a round number

become round, plump, or shapely

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having a circular shape


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(of sounds) full and rich

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(mathematics) expressed to the nearest integer, ten, hundred, or thousand

from beginning to end


References in classic literature ?
"So glad you've come, old fellow; I've found a nice place round the corner here, where you can get some really first-class nectar."
Harris always does know a place round the corner where you can get something brilliant in the drinking line.
'Then hand round the plum-cake, Monster,' the Lion said, lying down and putting his chin on this paws.
'Why, I beat you all round the town, you chicken!' the Lion replied angrily, half getting up as he spoke.
Indeed, indeed, it was two other boys,' said Oliver, clasping his hands passionately, and looking round. 'They are here somewhere.'
They were nearly of the same height; Dinah evidently a little the taller as she put her arm round Hetty's waist and kissed her forehead.
"Oh yes," said Hetty, hastily turning round and reaching the second chair in the room, glad that Dinah looked as if she did not notice her ear-rings.
I was assured that vast numbers of little round stones, of various colours, each with a small cylindrical hole, are found there.
It is amusing to observe, when approaching a flock, how the dog immediately advances barking, and the sheep all close in his rear, as if round the oldest ram.
They was times when he only rocked me, for I'd evaporated plenty of his steam for him in the openin' rounds. I don't know how many times he dropped me.
"Why, they was four rounds I was in dreamland all the time ...
"If I did not do exactly what he wanted he would get put out, and make me run round with that long rein in the training field till he had tired me out.
They used to wander round the high wall when their lessons were over, and talk about the beautiful garden inside.
He was his mother's favourite, and he let her put her arm round his neck in public because she was a widow, but he was also partial to adventures and liked to play with a chimney-sweep who had killed a good many bears.
He pointed all round the assembly with a circular sweep of his hand; and said, "Why?"