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Synonyms for round

Synonyms for (noun) round

Synonyms: round, daily round Definition: the usual activities in your day Usage: the doctor made his rounds

Similar words: habitude Definition: habitual mode of behavior

Synonyms: round, round of golf Definition: the activity of playing 18 holes of golf Usage: a round of golf takes about 4 hours

Similar words: golf, golf game Definition: a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes

Synonyms: round Definition: (often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order) Usage: the doctor goes on his rounds first thing every morning; the postman's rounds; we enjoyed our round of the local bars

Similar words: call Definition: a visit in an official or professional capacity Usage: the pastor's calls on his parishioners; the salesman's call on a customer

Synonyms: circle, round Definition: any circular or rotating mechanism Usage: the machine punched out metal circles

Similar words: rotating mechanism Definition: a mechanism that rotates

Synonyms: unit of ammunition, one shot, round Definition: a charge of ammunition for a single shot

Similar words: ammo, ammunition Definition: projectiles to be fired from a gun

Synonyms: stave, round, rung Definition: a crosspiece between the legs of a chair

Similar words: crosspiece Definition: a transverse brace

Synonyms: round Definition: an outburst of applause Usage: there was a round of applause

Similar words: applause, hand clapping, clapping Definition: a demonstration of approval by clapping the hands together

Synonyms: round, troll Definition: 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 Usage: they enjoyed singing rounds

Similar words: partsong Definition: a song with two or more voice parts

Synonyms: round Definition: a cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg

Similar words: cut of beef Definition: cut of meat from beef cattle

Synonyms: round, round of drinks Definition: a serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic) Usage: he ordered a second round

Similar words: serving, helping, portion Definition: an individual quantity of food or drink taken as part of a meal Usage: the helpings were all small; his portion was larger than hers; there's enough for two servings each

Synonyms: beat, round Definition: a regular route for a sentry or policeman Usage: in the old days a policeman walked a beat and knew all his people by name

Similar words: itinerary, path, route Definition: an established line of travel or access

Synonyms: round Definition: the course along which communications spread Usage: the story is going the rounds in Washington

Similar words: path, track, course Definition: a line or route along which something travels or moves Usage: the hurricane demolished houses in its path; the track of an animal; the course of the river

Synonyms: round, turn, bout Definition: (sports) a division during which one team is on the offensive

Similar words: part, section, division Definition: one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole Usage: the written part of the exam; the finance section of the company; the BBC's engineering division

Synonyms: rhythm, cycle, round Definition: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs Usage: the never-ending cycle of the seasons

Similar words: time interval, interval Definition: a definite length of time marked off by two instants

Synonyms for (verb) round

Synonyms: fill out, flesh out, round Definition: become round, plump, or shapely Usage: The young woman is fleshing out

Similar words: gain, put on Definition: increase (one's body weight) Usage: She gained 20 pounds when she stopped exercising

Synonyms: round, round off, round out Definition: make round Usage: round the edges

Similar words: shape, form Definition: give shape or form to Usage: shape the dough; form the young child's character

Synonyms: round, round down, round off, round out Definition: express as a round number Usage: round off the amount

Similar words: alter, change, modify Definition: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation Usage: The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city; The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue

Synonyms: polish, polish up, round, round off, brush up Definition: bring to a highly developed, finished, or refined state Usage: polish your social manners

Similar words: perfect, hone Definition: make perfect or complete Usage: perfect your French in Paris!

Synonyms: snipe, round, assail, assault, attack, lash out Definition: attack in speech or writing Usage: The editors of the left-leaning paper attacked the new House Speaker

Similar words: criticise, criticize, pick apart, knock Definition: find fault with; express criticism of; point out real or perceived flaws Usage: The paper criticized the new movie; Don't knock the food--it's free

Synonyms: labialise, labialize, round Definition: pronounce with rounded lips

Similar words: pronounce, say, sound out, enounce, enunciate, articulate Definition: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way Usage: She pronounces French words in a funny way; I cannot say `zip wire'; Can the child sound out this complicated word?

Synonyms: round Definition: wind around; move along a circular course Usage: round the bend

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms for (adjective) round

Synonyms: round Definition: (mathematics) expressed to the nearest integer, ten, hundred, or thousand Usage: in round numbers

Similar words: inexact Definition: not exact

Synonyms: pear-shaped, orotund, rotund, round Definition: (of sounds) full and rich Usage: orotund tones; the rotund and reverberating phrase; pear-shaped vowels

Similar words: full Definition: (of sound) having marked deepness and body Usage: full tones; a full voice

Synonyms: round, circular Definition: having a circular shape

Similar words: apple-shaped Definition: having the general shape of an apple

Similar words: ball-shaped, spheric, spherical, orbicular, global, globose, globular Definition: having the shape of a sphere or ball Usage: a spherical object; nearly orbicular in shape; little globular houses like mud-wasp nests- Zane Grey

Similar words: barrel-shaped Definition: having the general shape of a barrel

Similar words: bulb-shaped, bulblike, bulbous Definition: shaped like a bulb

Similar words: capitate Definition: being abruptly enlarged and globose at the tip

Similar words: coccoid Definition: spherical; like a coccus Usage: a coccoid microorganism

Similar words: cumuliform Definition: shaped like a cumulus cloud

Similar words: disc-shaped, disclike, discoid, discoidal, disk-shaped, disklike Definition: having a flat circular shape

Similar words: goblet-shaped Definition: resembling the shape of a goblet

Similar words: moon-round, moonlike Definition: resembling the moon in shape

Similar words: nutlike Definition: resembling a nut in shape and size

Similar words: pancake-like Definition: resembling a pancake in shape

Similar words: pear-shaped Definition: having a round shape tapered at one end

Similar words: pinwheel-shaped Definition: having the round shape of a pinwheel

Similar words: ringlike Definition: having the shape of a ring

Similar words: roundish Definition: somewhat round in appearance or form

Similar words: wheel-like Definition: round like a wheel