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Synonyms of 'round'

Additional synonyms

in the sense of blunt
Definition
(of people, manner of speaking, etc.) straightforward and uncomplicated
She is blunt about her personal life.
in the sense of bountiful
Definition
giving freely
Their bountiful host was serving a variety of wonderful dishes.
in the sense of bout
The latest bout of violence has claimed ten lives.
in the sense of bypass
Definition
to proceed without reference to (regulations or a superior)
Money for new roads to bypass cities.
Synonyms
go round,
depart from,
deviate from,
pass round,
detour round
in the sense of cartridge
Definition
a metal casing containing an explosive charge and bullet for a gun
Gun and cartridge manufacturers will lose money if the game laws are amended.
Synonyms
in the sense of circle
Definition
something formed or arranged in the shape of a circle
The flag was red with a large white circle.The monument consists of a circle of gigantic stones.
in the sense of circle
Definition
to enclose in a circle
This is the ring road that circles the city.
Synonyms
go round,
hem in,
circumnavigate,
enwreath
in the sense of circuit
Definition
the places visited on such a journey
I get asked this question a lot when I'm on the lecture circuit.
in the sense of circular
Definition
of or in the shape of a circle
The car turned into a spacious, circular courtyard.
Synonyms
ring-shaped,
annular,
discoid,
orbicular
in the sense of compass

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