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round out

vb (tr, adverb)
1. to make or become bigger or plumper; fill out, esp so as to be symmetrical
2. to round up (a number)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.round out - fill out; "These studies round out the results of many years of research"
complete, finish - come or bring to a finish or an end; "He finished the dishes"; "She completed the requirements for her Master's Degree"; "The fastest runner finished the race in just over 2 hours; others finished in over 4 hours"
2.round out - make bigger or better or more complete
enrich - make better or improve in quality; "The experience enriched her understanding"; "enriched foods"
3.round out - 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"
4.round out - make round; "round the edges"
shape, form - give shape or form to; "shape the dough"; "form the young child's character"
purse - contract one's lips into a rounded shape
Translations

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