round sth off Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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round sth off

phrasal verb with round uk   us   /raʊnd/ verb [T]

round sth off (SHAPE)

to make something that is ​pointed or ​sharp into a ​smooth, ​curvedshape by ​rubbing it: He used a ​specialmachine to round off the ​corners of the ​oldtable.

round sth off (COMPLETE)

to ​complete an ​event or ​activity in a ​pleasant or ​satisfactory way: To round off her ​education, her ​fathersent her to a ​Swissfinishingschool. We ​rounded the ​meal off with a ​chocolate and ​rumcake.
(Definition of round sth off from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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