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Round 1

Definition: To whisper.

Round 2

Definition: Having every portion of the surface or of the circumference equally distant from the center; spherical; circular; having a form approaching a spherical or a circular shape; orbicular; globular; as, a round ball.

Round 3

Definition: Having the form of a cylinder; cylindrical; as, the barrel of a musket is round.

Round 4

Definition: Having a curved outline or form; especially, one like the arc of a circle or an ellipse, or a portion of the surface of a sphere; rotund; bulging; protuberant; not angular or pointed; as, a round arch; round hills.

Round 5

Definition: Full; complete; not broken; not fractional; approximately in even units, tens, hundreds, thousands, etc.; said of numbers.

Round 6

Definition: Not inconsiderable; large; hence, generous; free; as, a round price.

Round 7

Definition: Uttered or emitted with a full tone; as, a round voice; a round note.

Round 8

Definition: Modified, as a vowel, by contraction of the lip opening, making the opening more or less round in shape; rounded; labialized; labial. See Guide to Pronunciation,

Round 9

Definition: Outspoken; plain and direct; unreserved; unqualified; not mincing; as, a round answer; a round oath.

Round 10

Definition: Full and smoothly expanded; not defective or abrupt; finished; polished; said of style, or of authors with reference to their style.

Round 11

Definition: Complete and consistent; fair; just; applied to conduct.

Round 12

Definition: Anything round, as a circle, a globe, a ring. "The golden round" [the crown].

Round 13

Definition: A series of changes or events ending where it began; a series of like events recurring in continuance; a cycle; a periodical revolution; as, the round of the seasons; a round of pleasures.

Round 14

Definition: A course of action or conduct performed by a number of persons in turn, or one after another, as if seated in a circle.

Round 15

Definition: A series of duties or tasks which must be performed in turn, and then repeated.

Round 16

Definition: A circular dance.

Round 17

Definition: That which goes round a whole circle or company; as, a round of applause.

Round 18

Definition: Rotation, as in office; succession.

Round 19

Definition: The step of a ladder; a rundle or rung; also, a crosspiece which joins and braces the legs of a chair.

Round 20

Definition: A walk performed by a guard or an officer round the rampart of a garrison, or among sentinels, to see that the sentinels are faithful and all things safe; also, the guard or officer, with his attendants, who performs this duty; usually in the plural.

Round 21

Definition: A general discharge of firearms by a body of troops in which each soldier fires once.

Round 22

Definition: Ammunition for discharging a piece or pieces once; as, twenty rounds of ammunition were given out.

Round 23

Definition: A short vocal piece, resembling a catch in which three or four voices follow each other round in a species of canon in the unison.

Round 24

Definition: The time during which prize fighters or boxers are in actual contest without an intermission, as prescribed by their rules; a bout.

Round 25

Definition: A vessel filled, as for drinking.

Round 26

Definition: An assembly; a group; a circle; as, a round of politicians.

Round 27

Definition: See Roundtop.

Round 28

Definition: Same as Round of beef, below.

Round 29

Definition: On all sides; around.

Round 30

Definition: In circumference; as, a ball is ten inches round.

Round 31

Definition: From one side or party to another; as to come or turn round, that is, to change sides or opinions.

Round 32

Definition: By or in a circuit; by a course longer than the direct course; back to the starting point.

Round 33

Definition: Through a circle, as of friends or houses.

Round 34

Definition: Roundly; fully; vigorously.

Round 35

Definition: On every side of, so as to encompass or encircle; around; about; as, the people atood round him; to go round the city; to wind a cable round a windlass.

Round 36

Definition: To make circular, spherical, or cylindrical; to give a round or convex figure to; as, to round a silver coin; to round the edges of anything.

Round 37

Definition: To surround; to encircle; to encompass.

Round 38

Definition: To bring to fullness or completeness; to complete; hence, to bring to a fit conclusion.

Round 39

Definition: To go round wholly or in part; to go about (a corner or point); as, to round a corner; to round Cape Horn.

Round 40

Definition: To make full, smooth, and flowing; as, to round periods in writing.

Round 41

Definition: To grow round or full; hence, to attain to fullness, completeness, or perfection.

Round 42

Definition: To go round, as a guard.

Round 43

Definition: To go or turn round; to wheel about.

round 44

Definition: the usual activities in your day; "the doctor made his rounds"

round 45

Definition: the activity of playing holes of golf; "a round of golf takes about hours"

round 46

Definition: (often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order); "the doctor goes on his rounds first thing every morning"; "the postman''s rounds"; "we enjoyed our round of the local bars"

round 47

Definition: any circular or rotating mechanism; "the machine punched out metal circles"

round 48

Definition: a charge of ammunition for a single shot

round 49

Definition: a crosspiece between the legs of a chair

round 50

Definition: an outburst of applause; "there was a round of applause"

round 51

Definition: 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; "they enjoyed singing rounds"

round 52

Definition: a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg

round 53

Definition: a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic); "he ordered a second round"

round 54

Definition: a regular route for a sentry or policeman; "in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name"

round 55

Definition: the course along which communications spread; "the story is going the rounds in Washington"

round 56

Definition: (sports) a period of play during which one team is on the offensive

round 57

Definition: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; "the neverending cycle of the seasons"

round 58

Definition: become round, plump, or shapely; "The young woman is fleshing out"

round 59

Definition: make round; "round the edges"

round 60

Definition: express as a round number; "round off the amount"

round 61

Definition: bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state; "polish your social manners"

round 62

Definition: attack in speech or writing; "The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker"

round 63

Definition: pronounce with rounded lips

round 64

Definition: wind around; move along a circular course; "round the bend"

round 65

Definition: be around; "Developments surround the town"; "The river encircles the village"

round 66

Definition: (of numbers) to the nearest ten, hundred, or thousand; "in round numbers"

round 67

Definition: (of sounds) full and rich; "orotund tones"; "the rotund and reverberating phrase"; "pear-shaped vowels"

round 68

Definition: having a circular shape

round 69

Definition: from beginning to end; throughout; "It rains all year round on Skye"; "frigid weather the year around"

 

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