round up

verb

Definition of round up

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to collect (animals, such as cattle) by means of a roundup

  3. 2 :  to gather in or bring together from various quarters

Examples of round up in a sentence

  1. rounded everyone up for one final training session

1849

First Known Use of round up

1849



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