noun Date: 1891 one of a series of recurring actions or events ; round

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • go-round — act of going around, originally especially a merry go round, 1886, from GO (Cf. go) (v.) + ROUND (Cf. round). Figurative sense of argument, bout, fight, etc. is from 1891 …   Etymology dictionary

  • go-round — [gō′round΄] n. one of a series of actions, encounters, meetings, etc., often one involving a conflict or fight …   English World dictionary

  • go round — ► go round chiefly Brit. (chiefly US also go around) be sufficient to supply everybody present. Main Entry: ↑go …   English terms dictionary

  • go round — phrasal verb go around or go round Word forms go around : present tense I/you/we/they go around he/she/it goes around present participle going around past tense went around past participle gone around 1) British [intransitive] to visit a person… …   English dictionary

  • Go-Round — Infobox Album | Name = Go Round Type = Album Artist = Jeff Coffin Mu tet Released = September 11, 2001 Recorded = Peacock Gardens, Nashville ,Tennessee Genre = Jazz Length = 67:46 Label = Compass Records Producer = Jeff Coffin Reviews = *Allmusic …   Wikipedia

  • go round — phr verb Go round is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑bug, ↑gossip, ↑rumour, ↑story, ↑wheel Go round is used with these nouns as the object: ↑room …   Collocations dictionary

  • go-round — a turn, a try, a cowboy s ride    In the second go round, he scored a 79, better than his first try …   English idioms

  • go round — 1 the wheels were going round: SPIN, revolve, turn, rotate, whirl. 2 a nasty rumour going round: BE SPREAD, be circulated, be put about, circulate, pass round, be broadcast. → go …   Useful english dictionary

  • go-round — /goh rownd /, n. go around (defs. 2, 3). * * * …   Universalium

  • go round — see go around …   English dictionary

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