Definition of Round in English :
Define Round in English
Round meaning in English
Meaning of Round in English
Pronunciation of Round in English
Round pronunciation in English
Pronounce Round in Englishsee synonyms of round
a charge of ammunition for a single shot
an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
Example Sentences:'the never-ending cycle of the seasons'
3. beat, round
a regular route for a sentry or policeman
Example Sentences:'in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name'
(often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order)
Example Sentences:'the doctor goes on his rounds first thing every morning''the postman's rounds''we enjoyed our round of the local bars'
5. round, round of golf
the activity of playing 18 holes of golf
Example Sentences:'a round of golf takes about 4 hours'
6. daily round, round
the usual activities in your day
Example Sentences:'the doctor made his rounds'
the course along which communications spread
Example Sentences:'the story is going the rounds in Washington'
9. round, round of drinks
a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)
Example Sentences:'he ordered a second round'
a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg
11. round, troll
a partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time
Example Sentences:'they enjoyed singing rounds'
an outburst of applause
Example Sentences:'there was a round of applause'
14. circle, round
any circular or rotating mechanism
Example Sentences:'the machine punched out metal circles'
wind around; move along a circular course
Example Sentences:'round the bend'
attack in speech or writing
Example Sentences:'The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker'
bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state
Example Sentences:'polish your social manners'
express as a round number
Example Sentences:'round off the amount'
become round, plump, or shapely
Example Sentences:'The young woman is fleshing out'
22. circular, round
having a circular shape
(of sounds) full and rich
Example Sentences:'orotund tones''the rotund and reverberating phrase''pear-shaped vowels'
(mathematics) expressed to the nearest integer, ten, hundred, or thousand
Example Sentences:'in round numbers'
25. around, round
from beginning to end; throughout
Example Sentences:'It rains all year round on Skye''frigid weather the year around'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
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