Meaning of “get round (somewhere)” in the English Dictionary

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"get round (somewhere)" in British English

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get round (somewhere)

UK US get around (somewhere)
phrasal verb with get uk /ɡet/ us /ɡet/ verb present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US usually gotten

If news or information gets round, a lot of people hear about it:

News of her pregnancy soon got round (the office).

(Definition of “get round (somewhere)” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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