round down


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round down

vb
(tr, adverb) to lower (a number) to the nearest whole number or ten, hundred, or thousand below it. Compare round up2
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.round down - express as a round number; "round off the amount"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
Translations

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vt sep price, numberabrunden
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A round down, Quigley came out for the second, aware of the task in front of him, and showed exactly what he is capable of.
We play Downpatrick in the next round down there and we are hoping to get a run in that and make the final.
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Up Trinity Street, round down the Burges, up Bishop Street, he then turned right and took me past the Warwicks Club where he then had to wait for the traffic to be in 'our' favour.
After firing a round down a hallway, Karl Pierson, 18, shot a fellow student who just happened to be sitting nearby with a friend as he headed toward the library.
IT may be one round down with two to go in the John Smith's Kent St Leger, but the competition is more wide open than ever according to the bookmakers with 7-1 the field now available for the 714m Crayford event, writes Jonathan Kay.
TOM SYKES had a disappointing World Superbikes round down at Silverstone yesterday.
At the time the head cashier confirmed to me that it was indeed bank policy to round down to the lowest dirham/coin.
Employers, of course, may not round down, since legally, all time worked must be compensated.
In this first instalment the girls arrive at the Cote d'Azur, and Gavin invites each of them on a speed date before having to whittle the numbers through to the next round down to 15.
Experts say most wine producers naturally round down the alcohol content.
Some abattoirs are continuing to round down the weight of sheep carcases and thus pay less for them, the National Sheep Association has warned.