Textual thesaurus for "round"

(adj) pear-shaped, orotund, rotund

(of sounds) full and rich

orotund tones; the rotund and reverberating phrase; pear-shaped vowels

(adj) circular

having a circular shape

(adv) around

from beginning to end; throughout

It rains all year round on Skye; frigid weather the year around

(noun) daily round

the usual activities in your day

the doctor made his rounds

(noun) round of golf

the activity of playing 18 holes of golf

a round of golf takes about 4 hours

(noun) circle

any circular or rotating mechanism

the machine punched out metal circles

(noun) unit of ammunition, one shot

a charge of ammunition for a single shot

(noun) stave, rung

a crosspiece between the legs of a chair

(noun) troll

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

(noun) round of drinks

a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)

he ordered a second round

(noun) beat

a regular route for a sentry or policeman

in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name

(noun) turn, bout

(sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive

(noun) rhythm, cycle

an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

the never-ending cycle of the seasons

(verb) fill out, flesh out

become round, plump, or shapely

The young woman is fleshing out

(verb) round off, round out

make round

round the edges

(verb) round down, round off, round out

express as a round number

round off the amount

(verb) polish, polish up, round off, brush up

bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state

polish your social manners

(verb) snipe, assail, assault, attack, lash out

attack in speech or writing

The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker

(verb) labialise, labialize

pronounce with rounded lips