go the rounds meaning

  "go the rounds" in a sentence
[American slang]
v. phr. To pass or be told from one person to another; spread among many people. There is a rumor going the rounds that Mr. Norton will be the new superintendent. The story about Mr. Cox's falling into the lake is making the rounds.
Synonym: GO AROUND.


  1. did you and your mom go the rounds again
  2. at his command, " bring in the clan, " andy departed to go the round of the rooms for the lodgers
  3. As at Halloween, children go the rounds and demand " treats, " straw figures are thrown into the flames, and much noise is made to drive the demons away.

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