round in

transitive verb

: to haul in on (a rope, especially a weather brace)

Word History

Etymology

round entry 6

First Known Use

circa 1625, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of round in was circa 1625

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“Round in.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/round%20in. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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