English dictionary definition of:

round


Noun

  • the usual activities in your day
  • the activity of playing 18 holes of golf
  • (often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order)
  • any circular or rotating mechanism
  • a charge of ammunition for a single shot
  • a crosspiece between the legs of a chair
  • an outburst of applause
  • 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
  • a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg
  • a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)
  • a regular route for a sentry or policeman
  • the course along which communications spread
  • (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive
  • an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

Verb

  • become round, plump, or shapely
  • make round
  • express as a round number
  • bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state
  • attack in speech or writing
  • pronounce with rounded lips
  • wind around; move along a circular course

Adjective

  • (mathematics) expressed to the nearest integer, ten, hundred, or thousand
  • (of sounds) full and rich
  • having a circular shape

Adverb

  • from beginning to end; throughout

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Thesaurus

around assail assault attack beat bout circle circular cycle labialise labialize orotund pear-shaped polish rhythm rotund rung snipe stave troll turn

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ou words - set 1 and learn about the word round in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 15. Spelling choices for /ou/ sound: ou, ow.

View spelling list ou - longer words and learn about the word round in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 15. Spelling choices for /ou/ sound: ou, ow.

Scrabble score for round


Scrabble score = 6

generated at 07:31:20 on 02-08-19

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