1. [ verb ] become widely known and passed on
Synonyms: spread circulate

"the rumor spread" "the story went around in the office"

Related terms: travel publicize carry sow popularize circulate
2. [ verb ] be sufficient

"There's not enough to go around"

Related terms: suffice
3. [ verb ] (military) go around the flank of (an opposing army)
Synonyms: outflank
Related terms: travel
4. [ verb ] turn on or around an axis or a center
Synonyms: rotate revolve

"The Earth revolves around the Sun" "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"

Related terms: turn spin wheel twirl screw screw focus_on rotate rotation
5. [ verb ] avoid something unpleasant or laborious
Synonyms: bypass get_around keep_off short-circuit

"You cannot bypass these rules!"

Related terms: avoid bypass
Similar spelling:   go-around