Meaning of “round” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /raʊnd/
Extra Examples
This technique is used to cut metal into round shapes.Drill a series of round holes in the wood.Parachutes may be round or rectangular in shape.Cut round shapes out of the pastry.Stretch the skin over a round frame to form the drum.

A2 in the shape of a circle or ball:

a round table/window
round eyes
a round face
round figures/numbers

numbers given to the nearest 10, 100, 1000, etc and not as the exact amounts

(Definition of “round adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)