circulate

  • 1 Circulate — Studio album by Neil Sedaka Released 1961 …

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  • 2 Circulate — Cir cu*late, v. t. To cause to pass from place to place, or from person to person; to spread; as, to circulate a report; to circulate bills of credit. [1913 Webster] {Circulating pump}. See under {Pump}. Syn: To spread; diffuse; propagate;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 circulate — cir‧cu‧late [ˈsɜːkjleɪt ǁ ˈsɜːr ] verb [transitive] to send a letter or information to people: • A summary of the report was circulated to all board members. * * * circulate UK US /ˈsɜːkjəleɪt/ verb [I or T] ► to send something such as… …

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  • 4 circulate — [v1] make known bring out, broadcast, diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, exchange, interview, issue, promulgate, propagate, publicize, publish, radiate, report, spread, strew, troll; concepts 60,138 circulate [v2] flow actuate, circle,… …

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  • 5 Circulate — Cir cu*late, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Circulated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Circulating}.] [L. circulatus, p. p. of circulare, v. t., to surround, make round, circulari, v. i., to gather into a circle. See {Circle}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To move in a circle or… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 6 circulate — I verb acquire currency, announce, bandy, be public, be published, become public, bring before the public, bring out, broadcast, bruit abroad, change hands, change places, circuit, circularize, circumagere, come out, communicate, convey, diffuse …

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  • 7 circulate — (v.) late 15c., as a chemical term for alternating vaporization and condensation, from L. circulatus, pp. of circulare to form a circle, from circulus (see CIRCLE (Cf. circle) (n.)). Meaning to move around, revolve is from 1670s; of blood, from… …

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  • 8 circulate — *spread, disseminate, diffuse, propagate, radiate Analogous words: revolve, rotate (see TURN): interchange, *exchange …

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  • 9 circulate — ► VERB 1) move continuously through a closed system or area. 2) pass from place to place or person to person. 3) move around a social function and talk to many people. DERIVATIVES circulator noun …

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  • 10 circulate — [sʉr′kyo͞o lāt΄, sʉr′kyəlāt΄] vi. circulated, circulating [< L circulatus, pp. of circulari, to form a CIRCLE] 1. to move in a circle, circuit, or course and return to the same point, as blood through the body 2. to go from person to person or …

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  • 11 circulate */*/ — UK [ˈsɜː(r)kjʊleɪt] / US [ˈsɜrkjəˌleɪt] verb Word forms circulate : present tense I/you/we/they circulate he/she/it circulates present participle circulating past tense circulated past participle circulated 1) [intransitive] if information or… …

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  • 12 circulate — v. 1) (D; intr.) to circulate among (the host circulated among the guests) 2) (D; intr.) to circulate through (blood circulates through the body) * * * [ sɜːkjʊleɪt] (D; intr.) to circulate through (blood circulates through the body) (D; intr.)… …

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  • 13 circulate — 01. The heart acts to [circulate] the blood through our bodies. 02. The total [circulation] of this newspaper is over 100,000. 03. There is a rumor [circulating] in the office that the boss is going to be replaced. 04. My socks are too tight, and …

    Grammatical examples in English

  • 14 circulate — cir|cu|late [ sɜrkjə,leıt ] verb ** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to move around continuously inside a system or area, or to make something do this: a machine designed to circulate warm air 2. ) intransitive if information or ideas circulate,… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 15 circulate — [[t]sɜ͟ː(r)kjʊleɪt[/t]] circulates, circulating, circulated 1) V ERG If a piece of writing circulates or is circulated, copies of it are passed round among a group of people. [be V ed] The document was previously circulated in New York at the… …

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  • 16 circulate — verb 1 liquid/gas/air ADVERB ▪ freely ▪ Air can circulate freely through the tunnels. PREPOSITION ▪ around, round (esp. BrE) ▪ The heart cir …

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  • 17 circulate — [ˈsɜːkjʊˌleɪt] verb 1) [I] if information or ideas circulate, more and more people start to know about them 2) [T] to send something to all the people in a group 3) [I/T] to move around continuously inside a system or area, or to make something… …

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  • 18 circulate — / sɜ:kjυleɪt/ verb 1. ♦ to circulate freely (of money) to move about without restriction by the government 2. to send or to give out without restrictions ♦ to circulate money to issue money, to make money available to the public and industry 3.… …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 19 circulate — verb ( lated; lating) Etymology: Latin circulatus, past participle of circulare, from circulus Date: 1603 intransitive verb 1. to move in a circle, circuit, or orbit; especially to follow a course that returns to the starting point < bloo …

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  • 20 circulate — circulatable, adj. circulative /serr kyeuh lay tiv, leuh tiv/, adj. circulatory /serr kyeuh leuh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. /serr kyeuh layt /, v., circulated, circulating. v.i. 1. to move in a circle or circuit; move or pass through a circuit back… …

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