HyperDic: go_around

English > 5 senses of the expression go around:
VERBstativego aroundbe sufficient
communicationgo around, spread, circulatebecome widely known and passed on
motiongo around, outflankgo around the flank of (an opposing army)
motiongo around, revolve, rotateturn on or around an axis or a center
communicationgo around, bypass, short-circuit, get aroundavoid something unpleasant or laborious
English > go around: 5 senses > verb 1, stative
MeaningBe sufficient.
PatternSomething ----s
Example"There's not enough to go around"
Broadersuffice, do, answer, serveBe sufficient
English > go around: 5 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningBecome widely known and passed on.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymsspread, circulate
Caused bycirculate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass aroundCause to become widely known
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
See alsogochange location
Similar tocirculate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass aroundCause to become widely known
Spanishcircular, difundirse, propagarse
Catalancircular, difondre's, escampar-se, espargir-se
English > go around: 5 senses > verb 3, motion
Meaninggo around the flank of (an opposing army) .
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymoutflank
Broadertravel, go, move, locomotechange location
Spanishflanquear
English > go around: 5 senses > verb 4, motion
Meaningturn on or around an axis or a center.
PatternSomething is ----ing PP
Synonymsrevolve, rotate
Caused byrotate, circumvolveCause to turn on an axis or center
Narrowerscrew, drive inCause to penetrate, as with a circular motion
screwTurn like a screw
spin, spin around, whirl, reel, gyraterevolve quickly and repeatedly around one's own axis
twirl, swirl, twiddle, whirlTurn in a twisting or spinning motion
wheel, wheel aroundchange directions as if revolving on a pivot
BroaderturnMove around an axis or a center
Similar torotate, circumvolveCause to turn on an axis or center
Spanishgirar, revolver, rodar, rotar, voltear
Catalangirar, regirar, rodar, rotar, voltar, voltejar
English > go around: 5 senses > verb 5, communication
Meaningavoid something unpleasant or laborious.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Synonymsbypass, short-circuit, get around
BroaderavoidStay clear from
Spanishatajar, dar un rodeo, esquivar, evitar, saltarse

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