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work around to

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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theywork around to
he/she/itworks around to
present participleworking around to
past tenseworked around to
past participleworked around to

or work round to British

  1. to gradually start to talk or write about a particular subject in a conversation or piece of writing, especially because it is embarrassing

    She suspected that he had something important to say and could not work around to it.

This is the American English definition of work around to. View British English definition of work around to.

 
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