Translation of "round" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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roundpreposition, adverb

uk /raʊnd/ /raʊnd/ mainly UK US usually around

round preposition, adverb (AROUND)

A2 in a circular direction or position; around

The moon goes round the earth. 月球围绕地球转。
We ran round (the outside of the house) to the back, looking for the dog. 我们跑到房子后面去找狗。
The idea has been going round and round in my head all day (= I can't stop thinking about it). 这个想法一整天都萦绕在我心头。
When one engine stopped, we had to turn round (= turn to face the opposite direction) and fly home. 飞机的一台发动机熄火了,我们不得不掉头飞回。
He tried to go round the keeper (= move with the football past a goalkeeper) but was forced wide.

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round preposition, adverb (IN ALL PARTS)

B1 in every part of a place, or in various parts of a place

The landlord showed me round (the house). 房主带我(在房子里)四处看了看。
I had to go all round town to find a hotel that was open. 我不得不在城中四处寻找还在营业的宾馆。
This virus has been going round (the school) (= many people have had it) . 这种病毒(在学校)四处传播。

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round preposition, adverb (SURROUNDING)

A2 on all or some sides of something

We sat round the fire. 我们围着火炉坐着。
The house has trees all round. 这座房子四周都是树。
The pyramid is 50 metres high and 100 metres round (the base). 这座金字塔高50米,底部周长100米。
Everyone for a mile round (= in the area) heard the explosion. 方圆1英里之内的人都听到了爆炸声。

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round preposition, adverb (DIRECTION)

A2 in a particular direction

The garden is round the back (of the house). 花园在(房子)后面。
I used to live round (= near) here when I was a child. 我童年时就住在这一带。
You must come round (to my house) sometime soon. 你找个时间一定(到我家)来坐坐。
UK not standard We're going round (= to) the pub for a quick drink. 我们要去酒馆抓紧喝上一杯。

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uk /raʊnd/ us /raʊnd/

round adjective (CIRCULAR)

A2 shaped like a ball or circle, or curved

Tennis balls and oranges are round. 网球和橘子是圆的。
a round hole/stone/table/window 圆孔/石/桌/窗
a round face 圆脸
round eyes 圆眼睛

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round adjective (COMPLETE)

(of a number) whole or complete; given to the nearest 1, 10, 100, etc. and not as exact amounts

2.8 to the nearest round number is 3. 与2.8最接近的整数是3。
"I've got 95 bottles here for you." "Could you make it a round hundred, please?" “我这儿有95瓶给你。”“能不能凑个整数,给100瓶怎么样?”

roundnoun [ C ]

uk /raʊnd/ us /raʊnd/

round noun [ C ] (GROUP)

C2 a number of things or group of events

Russia and America will hold another round of talks next month. 俄罗斯和美国将在下个月举行另一轮会谈。
When we were young life was just one long round of parties/pleasure. 我们年轻时,生活的内容好像就是一个又一个聚会/一件又一件令人开心的事情。

C2 drinks that you buy for a group of people

It's your turn to buy a round. 该你请大家都喝上一杯了。
He bought a round of drinks to say thank you.

UK a single slice of toast, or a sandwich


UK US route a set of regular visits that you make to a number of places or people, especially in order to take products as part of your job

He has a milk/paper round. 他挨家送奶/报纸。

specialized music a song for several singers, who begin singing one after the other at various points in the song


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round noun [ C ] (COMPETITION PART)

B2 a part of a competition

She was knocked out of the championship in the third round. 她在锦标赛的第三轮被淘汰。

one of the periods of time during a boxing or wrestling match when the competitors are fighting


a complete game in golf


round noun [ C ] (BULLET)

a bullet or other single piece of ammunition

The soldiers had only 20 rounds left. 士兵们只剩下20发子弹了。

roundverb [ T ]

uk /raʊnd/ us /raʊnd/

to go around something

Colin rounded the corner at high speed. 科林急速拐弯。

(Translation of “round” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)