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rounds

noun
plural of round

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a circular strip
  • a round of steel to reinforce the wooden beam

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2 a series of events or actions that repeat themselves regularly and in the same order
  • a busy round of parties during the holiday season

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3 something with a perfectly round circumference
  • use a cookie cutter to make the rounds of dough

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rounds

verb
present tense third-person singular of round

Synonyms & Antonyms of rounds (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to form into a round compact mass
  • carefully rounded the dough and placed it on a cookie tray

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2 to travel completely around
  • a monorail for visitors that rounds the park

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3 to turn away from a straight line or course
  • rounded on the track and headed for the finish line

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rounds (off or out)

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“Rounds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rounds. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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