• 1

    círculo masculine
    redondel masculine
    redondela feminine Peru Chile
    theater in the round teatro circular masculine
    • Can you put a round figure on the kind of government investment you're going to need to get this up and running?
    • They were confused by our round sum of $25,000,000.
    • However other American railways used different gauges. 4 foot 10 inches was popular, and in the South a round 5 foot was often used.
    • Do you think the company could string things out long enough for the fine to reach a nice, round billion dollars?
    • The store manager saw on the daily transaction report that something was wrong, because it displayed an odd dollar amount rather than a round multiple of 20.
    • However, for the purposes of argument, let's stick with a million as a nice round figure.
    • We could easily have taken more - but I wanted a nice, round number.
  • 2

    serie feminine
    the latest round of tax cuts la última serie de recortes impositivos
    • one long round of problems una larga serie / sucesión de problemas
    • round of talks ronda de conversaciones
    • the daily round el día a día
    • the daily round of meetings and phone calls la rutina diaria de reuniones y llamadas telefónicas
  • 3

    a round of applause un aplauso
    • let's have a round of applause for … un aplauso para …
    • she got a huge round of applause recibió un gran aplauso / una gran ovación
  • 4

    (of tournament, quiz)
    vuelta feminine
    the second round la segunda vuelta / eliminatoria
  • 5

    (in boxing, wrestling) round masculine
    (in boxing, wrestling) asalto masculine
    (in golf) vuelta feminine
    (in golf) recorrido masculine
    (in showjumping) recorrido masculine
    he managed a clear round hizo un recorrido sin faltas
  • 6

    (in card games)
    (hand) mano feminine
    (game) partida feminine
  • 7

    (of visits)
    the doctor is off making his rounds / is on his rounds at the moment el doctor está haciendo visitas a domicilio / visitando pacientes en este momento
    • the nurse does her round of the wards at midday la enfermera hace la ronda de las salas a mediodía
    • we had to make / do / go the rounds of all the relatives tuvimos que ir de visita a casa de todos los parientes
    • his manuscript has made / done / gone the rounds of most of the publishers in town su manuscrito ha circulado por la mayoría de las editoriales de la ciudad
  • 8

    (of watchman) ronda feminine
    (of postman, milkman) recorrido masculine British
    he's doing his paper round está haciendo el reparto de periódicos
  • 9

    (of drinks)
    ronda feminine
    vuelta feminine
    tanda feminine Mexico Colombia
    this is my round esta ronda / vuelta la pago yo
    • it's your round te toca a ti invitar
  • 10

    (shot) disparo masculine
    (bullet) bala feminine
    they fired ten rounds into the car dispararon diez veces sobre el coche
    • he only had two rounds of ammunition left solo le quedaban dos balas (/ cartuchos etc. )
  • 11

    (cut of meat)

    corte de carne del cuarto trasero

  • 12British

    (of bread)
    a round of toast una tostada
    • a round of sandwiches un sándwich
  • 13

    canon masculine
  • 14

    danza que se baila en corro