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Definition of Around
AroundAround A*round", adv. [Pref. a- + round.]
1. In a circle; circularly; on every side; round.
2. In a circuit; here and there within the surrounding space;
all about; as, to travel around from town to town.
3. Near; in the neighborhood; as, this man was standing
around when the fight took place. [Colloq. U. S.]
Note: See Round, the shorter form, adv. & prep., which, in
some of the meanings, is more commonly used.
Around A*round", prep.
1. On all sides of; encircling; encompassing; so as to make
the circuit of; about.
A lambent flame arose, which gently spread Around
his brows. --Dryden.
2. From one part to another of; at random through; about; on
another side of; as, to travel around the country; a house
standing around the corner. [Colloq. U. S.]
aroundHem Hem, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Hemmed; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To form a hem or border to; to fold and sew down the edge
2. To border; to edge
All the skirt about Was hemmed with golden fringe.
To hem about, around, or in, to inclose and confine; to
surround; to environ. ``With valiant squadrons round about
to hem.' --Fairfax. ``Hemmed in to be a spoil to
To hem out, to shut out. ``You can not hem me out of
London.' --J. Webster.
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