rounder

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noun round·er \ˈrau̇n-dər\

Definition of rounder

  1. 1 rounders plural in form but singular in construction :  a game of English origin that is played with ball and bat and that somewhat resembles baseball

  2. 2 :  a dissolute person :  wastrel

  3. 3 :  one that rounds by hand or by machine

  4. 4 :  a boxing match lasting a specified number of rounds —usually used in combination a 10-rounder

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1828

First Known Use of rounder

1828


ROUNDER Defined for English Language Learners

rounder

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Definition of rounder for English Language Learners

  • : a boxing match lasting a specified number of rounds

  • rounders : a game that is played with a ball and bat and that is like baseball



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