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go-round

[goh-round] /ˈgoʊˌraʊnd/
noun
1.
go-around (defs 2, 3).
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British Dictionary definitions for go round

go around

verb (intransitive)
1.
(adverb) to move about
2.
(adverb) foll by with. to frequent the society (of a person or group of people): she went around with older men
3.
(adverb) to be sufficient: are there enough sweets to go round?
4.
to circulate (in): measles is going round the school
5.
(preposition) to be actively and constantly engaged in (doing something): she went around caring for the sick
6.
to be long enough to encircle: will that belt go round you?

go round

verb (intransitive)
1.
same as go around
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Word Origin and History for go round

go-round

n.

"act of going around," originally especially "a merry-go-round," 1886, from go (v.) + round (adv.). Figurative sense of "argument, bout, fight," etc. is from 1891.

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Slang definitions & phrases for go round

go-round

noun

A turn; a repetition: That was nice. Let's have another go-round (1960s+)


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