around - definitions and synonyms

around adverb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : in the area or vicinity

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    ادھر ادھر - آس پاس - پاس ہی - نزدیک ہی - قریب ہی -

    Example Sentenses:

    • hanging around

    • waited around for the next flight

    • a few spectators standing about


  2. English Meaning: 

    : by a circular or circuitous route

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    گھوم کر -

    Example Sentenses:

    • He came all the way around the base

    • the road goes around the pond

  3. English Meaning: 

    : used of movement to or among many different places or in no particular direction

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    جگہ جگہ - ادھر ادھر - یہاں وہاں -

    Example Sentenses:

    • news gets around (or about)

    • traveled around in Asia

    • he needs advice from someone who's been around

    • she sleeps around

    • wandering about with no place to go

    • people were rushing about


  4. English Meaning: 

    : in a circle or circular motion

    Example Sentenses:

    • The wheels are spinning around

  5. English Meaning: 

    : (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    قریب قریب - تقریبا - لگ بھگ - کم و بیش - اندازا - تخمینا -

    Example Sentenses:

    • weighs around a hundred pounds

    • lasted approximately an hour

    • in just about a minute

    • He's about 30 years old.

      وہ تقریبا 30 سال کا ہے۔

    • I've had about all I can stand

    • we meet about once a month

    • some forty people came

    • roughly $3,000

    • holds 3 gallons, more or less

    • 20 or so people were at the party

  6. English Meaning: 

    : in or to a reversed position or direction

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    پیچھے کی طرف - پیچھے کو -

    Example Sentenses:

    • suddenly she turned around

    • about face


  7. English Meaning: 

    : to a particular destination either specified or understood

    Example Sentenses:

    • she came around to see me

    • I invited them around for supper

  8. English Meaning: 

    : all around or on all sides

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    چاروں طرف - ہر طرف - اطراف میں - گردا گرد - ارد گرد - چو گرد - چار سو - ہر جانب -

    Example Sentenses:

    • dirty clothes lying around (or about)

    • There were trees growing all around

    • she looked around her

    • let's look about for help


  9. English Meaning: 

    : in circumference

    Example Sentenses:

    • the trunk is ten feet around

    • the pond is two miles around

  10. English Meaning: 

    : from beginning to end; throughout

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    شروع سے آخر تک - دوران میں -

    Example Sentenses:

    • frigid weather the year around

    • It rains all year round on Skye



Usage Examples:

  • There are certainly fewer moguls with exceptionally deep pockets around these days.
  • We use up to 30 kilos of tea and coffee and around 150 kilos of sugar during the Ashur days.