rounded

  • 1 rounded — rounded; sub·rounded; un·rounded; …

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  • 2 rounded — ► ADJECTIVE 1) round or curved. 2) well developed in all aspects; complete and balanced: a rounded human being …

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  • 3 rounded — [roun′did] adj. 1. made round 2. developed or diversified, in regard to tastes, abilities, etc.: often in hyphenated compounds [a well rounded person] 3. Phonet. articulated with the lips forming a circular or oval opening; labialized roundedness …

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  • 4 Rounded — Round ed, a. (Phonetics) Modified by contraction of the lip opening; labialized; labial. See Guide to Pronunciation, [sect] 11. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 rounded — [[t]ra͟ʊndɪd[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED Something that is rounded is curved in shape, without any points or sharp edges. ...a low rounded hill... The barge had a rounded bow and stern. Syn: curved Ant: pointed 2) ADJ GRADED (approval) You describe someth …

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  • 6 rounded — UK [ˈraʊndɪd] / US [ˈraʊndəd] adjective 1) having a curved shape or surface Her handwriting was neat and rounded. a rounded teaspoonful of salt 2) combining different aspects to produce a result that is complete or well developed a rounded… …

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  • 7 rounded — roundedly, adv. roundedness, n. /rown did/, adj. 1. reduced to simple curves; made round. 2. Phonet. pronounced with rounded lips; labialized: Boot has a rounded vowel. Cf. spread (def. 41), unrounded. 3. fully developed, perfected, or complete;… …

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  • 8 Rounded — Round Round, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Rounded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Rounding}.] 1. To make circular, spherical, or cylindrical; to give a round or convex figure to; as, to round a silver coin; to round the edges of anything. [1913 Webster] Worms with… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 rounded — adj. 1 having a round shape VERBS ▪ be ADVERB ▪ gently, slightly, softly ▪ beautifully, nicely, perfectly …

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  • 10 rounded — round|ed [ˈraundıd] adj 1.) having a round shape = ↑curved 2.) having a wide range of qualities that make someone or something pleasant, balanced, and complete ▪ Psychology tests found me to be thoroughly rounded in skills and attitudes. →↑round2 …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 rounded — round|ed [ raundəd ] adjective 1. ) having a curved shape or surface: Her handwriting was neat and rounded. 2. ) combining different aspects to produce a result that is complete or well developed: a rounded education …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 12 rounded — adjective curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged (Freq. 3) low rounded hills rounded shoulders • Ant: ↑angular • Similar to: ↑allantoid, ↑sausage shaped, ↑ …

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  • 13 rounded up — adjective a) of cattle etc, gathered together as a group b) of a real number, converted to an integer by having 0.5 added to it, and the result being rounded down …

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  • 14 rounded — Synonyms and related words: Junoesque, abrupt, accented, alveolar, annular, annulate, annulose, apical, apico alveolar, apico dental, arched, arciform, articulated, assimilated, back, bagging, baggy, ballooning, barytone, bellied, bellying,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 rounded — raÊŠndɪd adj. circular, ring shaped, round raÊŠnd n. cycle, revolution, rotation; any circular object; series of actions; series of games in a competition; shots fired from a gun or combat weapon; serving of alcoholic drinks (Informal) v. make… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 16 rounded — adjective 1》 round or curved. 2》 well developed in all aspects; complete and balanced: a rounded human being …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 17 rounded — adjective having a round shape; curved see also: well­rounded …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 rounded — [ˈraʊndɪd] adj something that is rounded has a curved shape or surface …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 19 rounded — round•ed [[t]ˈraʊn dɪd[/t]] adj. 1) reduced to simple curves; made round 2) phn (of a speech sound) pronounced with rounded lips 3) fully developed round′ed•ness, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 20 rounded — /ˈraʊndəd/ (say rownduhd) adjective 1. curved or convex; reduced to simple curves; made round. 2. (of wine) full and soft. 3. Phonetics characterised by lip rounding; labialised. 4. Also, well rounded. complete; mature; brought to perfection, as… …

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