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    circle - Dictionary definition and meaning for word circle

    Definition
    (noun) ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length; a plane curve generated by one point moving at a constant distance from a fixed point
    Example Sentence
    • he calculated the circumference of the circle
    Definition
    (noun) an unofficial association of people or groups
    Synonyms : band , lot , set
    Example Sentence
    • the smart set goes there
    • they were an angry lot
    Definition
    (noun) something approximating the shape of a circle
    Example Sentence
    • the chairs were arranged in a circle
    Definition
    (noun) movement once around a course
    Synonyms : circuit , lap
    Example Sentence
    • he drove an extra lap just for insurance
    Definition
    (noun) a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
    Example Sentence
    • the accident blocked all traffic at the rotary
    Definition
    (noun) street names for flunitrazepan Definition
    (noun) a curved section or tier of seats in a hall or theater or opera house; usually the first tier above the orchestra
    Synonyms : dress circle
    Example Sentence
    • they had excellent seats in the dress circle
    Definition
    (noun) any circular or rotating mechanism
    Synonyms : round
    Example Sentence
    • the machine punched out metal circles
    Definition
    (verb) travel around something
    Example Sentence
    • circle the globe
    Definition
    (verb) move in circles
    Synonyms : circulate
    Definition
    (verb) form a circle around
    Synonyms : encircle
    Example Sentence
    • encircle the errors
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