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verb [transitive] round pronunciation in American English /raʊnd/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlerounding
past tenserounded
past participlerounded
  1. 1
    to go around something

    The van had just rounded the corner when it was hit by a truck.

    As they rounded the bend, the house came into view.

  2. 2
    to make something round or curved

    You have to round your lips to blow into the flute.

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