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  Definition of Go around
  1. avoid something unpleasant or laborious; "You cannot bypass these rules!"
  2. become widely known and passed on; "the rumor spread"; "the story went around in the office"
  3. turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"
  4. go around the flank of (an opposing army)
  5. be sufficient; "There''s not enough to go around"
Similar Words: bypass, short-circuit, get around, spread, circulate, revolve, rotate, outflank

 

See Also: focus on, center on, revolve around, revolve about, concentrate on, center

 

Hyponyms: screw, drive in, wheel, wheel around, spin, spin around, whirl, reel, gyrate, twirl, swirl, twiddle

 

Grouped Verbs: circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around, rotate, circumvolve

 

Derivational Morphology: bypass, circumferential, ring road, scatter, spread, spreading, rotation, rotary motion, revolution, gyration

 

Anagrams: on guard

 

 
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