### circle

- IPA[ˈsərk(ə)l]

美式

- a round plane figure whose boundary (the circumference) consists of points equidistant from a fixed point (the center)；something in the shape of a
**circle** - move all the way around (someone or something), especially more than once；move in a wide loop back toward one's starting point

#### noun:

**circle**, plural noun:**circles**

- 釋義
- 片語

### 名詞

- 1. a round plane figure whose boundary (the circumference) consists of points equidistant from a fixed point (the center) draw a
**circle**with a compass - ▪ something in the shape of a
**circle**the lamp spread a**circle**of light they all sat around in a**circle**同義詞 - ▪ a dark circular mark below each eye caused by illness or tiredness she was pale and rather beautiful, with dark circles around deep, exhausted eyes
- ▪ British a curved upper tier of seats in a theater she sat in the front row of the
**circle** - 2. a group of people with shared professions, interests, or acquaintances she did not normally move in such exalted circles 同義詞

### 動詞

- 1. move all the way around (someone or something), especially more than once we circled around the island the two dogs
**circle**each other with hackles raised 同義詞 - ▪ move in a wide loop back toward one's starting point he paced away from her, then circled back
- ▪ form a ring around the monastery was circled by a huge wall 同義詞
- ▪ draw a line around
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