Definition of Circle


  • any circular or rotating mechanism
    "the machine punched out metal circles"
  • a curved section or tier of seats in a hall or theater or opera house
    usually the first tier above the orchestra
    "they had excellent seats in the dress circle"
    - dress circle
  • street names for flunitrazepan
    - r 2 - mexican valium - rophy - forget me drug
  • a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
    "the accident blocked all traffic at the rotary"
    - traffic circle
  • movement once around a course
    "he drove an extra lap just for insurance"
  • something approximating the shape of a circle
    "the chairs were arranged in a circle"
  • an unofficial association of people or groups
    "the smart set goes there"
    "they were an angry lot"
  • ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length
    a plane curve generated by one point moving at a constant distance from a fixed point
    "he calculated the circumference of the circle"


  • form a circle around
    "encircle the errors"
  • move in circles
  • travel around something
    "circle the globe"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Circle

  • Scrabble® score of the circle (10)
  • Word Chums® score of the circle (17)
  • Words With Friends® score of the circle (13)

Unscramble circle

29 unscramble word found using the letters circle.

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