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adjective as in going around

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Example Sentences

In the future, as the world moves to renewable natural gas production from waste, he envisions the potential of a potentially circular hydrogen economy.

The circular follows a 2017 warning issued by the bank against the use of cryptocurrencies.

From Quartz

On some surfaces, like a circular disk or a sphere, any loop can shrink down to a single point.

The city drew up a “circular strategy” combining the doughnut’s goals with the principles of a “circular economy,” which reduces, reuses and recycles materials across consumer goods, building materials and food.

From Time

She was guaranteed to hit the circular target, which had no subdivisions — it was just one big circle.

Steve Garth, who works in Circular Quay, was inside the Cartier jewelry store near the café when the siege began.

In the background, you can see two movers rolling out a large, circular blue ISIS sign.

We start to argue some points but they are overly defensive and their answers are circular.

The dugout was covered with semi-circular sheets of corrugated iron, forming a vaulted roof.

He uses a spatula to flatten the onions and the meat together, creating a broad circular patty with an uneven edge.

The road descended on the other side, and we followed it till we came unexpectedly upon a little circular park.

Her eye fastened on a circular portion of the wall-paper pattern, and she felt that the whole room was revolving about her.

You see, all the swells sat in their boxes and gazed right down on the dancers, who had a circular place roped off for them.

In the nine differently colored circular tracks, rolled little globes representing the planets.

The sound holes may have been traced down and even the upper and lower circular holes bored.


On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to circular, such as: oblique, round, spheroid, annular, circinate, and circling.

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