Meaning of AROUND in English


adv in a circle; circularly; on every side; round.

2. around ·prep on all sides of; encircling; encompassing; so as to make the circuit of; about.

3. around ·adv near; in the neighborhood; as, this man was standing around when the fight took place.

4. around ·adv in a circuit; here and there within the surrounding space; all about; as, to travel around from town to town.

5. around ·prep 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.

Webster English vocab.      Английский словарь Webster.