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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theysee around
he/she/itsees around
present participleseeing around
past tensesaw around
past participleseen around
  1. 1
    see someone around to notice someone often in places that you go to regularly

    I've never actually met her, but I've seen her around.

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  2. 2

    see around

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    see round

    British
    see around something British to examine a place by walking around it

    What a beautiful house! I'd love to see around it.

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