Definition Of around


approximately; about.

software costs would be around $1,500

in existence, in the vicinity, or in active use.

there was no one around

in or to many places throughout (a community or locality).

cycling around the village

located or situated on every side.

the mountains towering all around

on every side of.

the palazzo is built around a courtyard

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Example Of around

  • a building visible for miles around

  • a number of large depots around the country

  • After the first rehearsal, we sat around planning our careers in the music business.

  • Although summer is just around the corner, people are being urged to think about keeping warm next winter.

  • Amy sat close to me and I had my arm around her shoulder, it was nice to have her so close to me.

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