Sinonimi inglese britannico
(sostantivo ) 
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.
Sinonimi
ring
a ring of blue smoke
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round
small fresh rounds of goat's cheese
, ,
disc
a revolving disc with replaceable blades
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loop
She reached for a loop of garden hose.
,
hoop
For hand sewing, use an embroidery hoop to keep the fabric taut.
,
cordon
Police formed a cordon between the two crowds.
, ,
(sostantivo ) 
Definition
a group of people sharing an interest, activity, or upbringing
a small circle of friends
Sinonimi
group
a radical group within the Communist Party
,
company
He was a notable young actor in a company of rising stars.
,
set
the popular watering hole for the literary set
,
school
the Chicago school of economists
,
club
He was a member of the local youth club.
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order
the Benedictine order of monks
,
class
the relationship between different social classes
,
society
the historical society
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crowd
All the old crowd from my university days were there.
,
assembly
She waited until quiet settled on the assembly.
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fellowship
the National Youth Fellowship
,
fraternity
the spread of stolen guns among the criminal fraternity
,
clique
The country is run by a small clique of wealthy families.
,
coterie
The songs he recorded were written by a small coterie of dedicated writers.
(sostantivo ) 
Definition
a group of people sharing an interest, activity, or upbringing
She moved only in the most exalted circles.
Sinonimi
sphere
the sphere of international politics
,
world
The publishing world had never seen an event quite like this.
,
area
She was involved in every area of the project.
,
range
The trees on the mountain within my range of vision had all been felled.
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field
They are both experts in their field.
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scene (informal)
the local music scene
Sport just isn't my scene.
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orbit
Cora dazzled all who came within her orbit.
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realm
the realm of politics
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milieu
They stayed within their own social milieu.
(sostantivo ) 
safe within the circle of his arms
Sinonimi
, , ,
circumference
a gold watch-face with diamond chips around its circumference
(verbo ) 
Definition
to enclose in a circle
This is the ring road that circles the city.
Sinonimi
go round
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ring
The area is ringed by troops.
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surround
The church was surrounded by a rusted wrought-iron fence.
, , ,
enclose
The land was enclosed by an eight-foot wire fence.
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encompass
Egypt is encompassed by the Mediterranean, Sudan, the Red Sea and Libya.
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compass
The Christians fled when they saw the city being compassed with armies.
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envelop
the thick black cloud of smoke that enveloped the area
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encircle
A forty-foot-high concrete wall encircles the jail.
, ,
hem in
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gird
a proposal to gird the river with a series of small hydroelectric dams
,
circumnavigate
,
enwreath
(verbo ) 
Definition
to move in a circle (around)
There were two helicopters circling around.
Sinonimi
wheel
I wheeled around to face her.
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revolve
The entire circle revolved slowly.
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rotate
The earth rotates round the sun.
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whirl
Hearing a sound behind her, she whirled round.
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pivot
The boat pivoted on its central axis.

sinonimi aggiuntivi

in the sense of area
Definition
a subject field
She was involved in every area of the project.
Sinonimi
in the sense of assembly
Definition
a number of people gathered together for a meeting
She waited until quiet settled on the assembly.
in the sense of circumference
Definition
the distance round this
a gold watch-face with diamond chips around its circumference

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