Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “go/run round in circles”

See all translations

go/run round in circles

to keep doing or talking about the same thing without achieving anything
原地兜圈;毫无进展;白忙,瞎忙乎
The discussion kept going round in circles.
讨论一直在原地兜圈子。
I've been running round in circles trying to get all the reports finished before the meeting.
我一直在瞎忙,想在会前写完所有的报告,可是却毫无头绪。
Repeating an actionSaying againSaying and uttering
Translations of “go/run round in circles”
in Chinese (Traditional) 原地兜圈, 毫無進展, 白忙,瞎忙活…
(Definition of go/run round in circles from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “go/run round in circles” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beginner's luck

unexpected success experienced by a person who is just starting a particular activity

Word of the Day

Think long and hard; the language of decisions

by Liz Walter,
January 28, 2015
One of the best ways (perhaps the best way) to improve your English is to learn how words go together in phrases, idioms, or other patterns such as verb/noun or adjective/noun pairs (often called ‘collocations’). This blog looks at some useful phrases and collocations connected with the subject of decisions, something we

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More