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English definition of “put the word about/around/out/round”

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put the word about/around/out/round

to tell people a new piece of news: So, the new manager has been appointed - should we put the word around?
Translations of “put the word about/around/out/round”
in Chinese (Traditional) 發布消息, 傳出消息…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发布消息, 传出消息…
(Definition of put the word about/around/out/round from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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