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Spanish translation of “round”

round

adjective /raund/
shaped like a circle or globe
redondo
a round hole a round stone This plate isn’t quite round.
rather fat; plump
redondo
a round face.
rounded adjective curved; like part of the line forming a circle
redondeado, curvado
a rounded arch.
rounders noun a British ball game, similar to baseball, in which players hit a ball with a bat and then run around the four sides of a square.
Deporte Britanico similar al Beisbol
a game of rounders.
roundly adverb plainly; rudely
rotundamente
He rebuked her roundly.
roundness noun
redondez
rounds noun plural a doctor’s visits to his patients
visitas
The doctor is (out) on his rounds.
all-round adjective complete
total, absoluto
It was an all-round success.
all-rounder noun a person who has a talent for several different kinds of work, sport etc, or who can play in any position in a game.
persona que hace de todo, persona versátil
roundabout noun (British ) a circular piece of ground where several roads meet, and round which traffic must travel; traffic circle(American)
rotonda, glorieta
a revolving machine on which one can ride for pleasure; a merry-go-round.
tiovivo
round figures/numbers noun plural the nearest convenient or easily remembered numbers
números redondos
Tell me the cost in round figures (ie $20 rather than $19.87).
round-shouldered adjective with stooping shoulders
cargado de espaldas
a round-shouldered man.
round trip noun a journey to a place and back again (round-trip ticket a ticket for such a journey).
viaje de ida y vuelta
a trip to several places and back, taking a circular route.
viaje de ida y vuelta
all round surrounding
alrededor (de)
There were people all round him.
round about surrounding
alrededor (de)
She sat with her children round about her.
near
en los alrededores
There are not many houses round about.
approximately
alrededor de, cerca de
There must have been round about a thousand people there.
round off phrasal verb to make something smooth etc
redondear
He rounded off the sharp corners with a file.
to complete successfully
redondear, rematar
He rounded off his career by becoming president.
round on phrasal verb to turn to face (a person) suddenly, especially angrily
volverse en contra (de)
The crowd suddenly rounded on him.
round up phrasal verb to collect together
reunir
The farmer rounded up the sheep (nounround-up).
(Definition of round from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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