round preposition, adverb (AROUND)
The idea has been going round and round in my head all day (= I can't stop thinking about it). 這個想法一整天都縈繞在我心頭。
When one engine stopped, we had to turn round (= turn to face the opposite direction) and fly home. 飛機的一台引擎熄火了，我們不得不掉頭飛回。
round preposition, adverb (IN ALL PARTS)
round preposition, adverb (SURROUNDING)
A2 on all or some sides of something在…周圍；在…附近；方圓
- They live in an idyllic country cottage, with roses round the door.
- As soon as he appeared, reporters crowded round.
- If we put the chairs a bit closer together , we should be able to get another one round the table.
- There was a black line round the edge of the page.
- The spectators had gathered round the green to watch the winning putt.
round preposition, adverb (DIRECTION)
- There's a restaurant round the corner that serves cheap and cheerful food.
- Come round tonight and we'll watch a video.
- There are two entrances - one at the front and one round the back.
- He said he wouldn't pay up so I sent my brother round to put the frighteners on him.
- Who's the head honcho round here?
round adjective (CIRCULAR)
a round face 圓臉
round eyes 圓眼睛
round adjective (COMPLETE)
roundnoun [ C ]uk /raʊnd/ us /raʊnd/
round noun [ C ] (GROUP)