Definition of CIRCLES

noun : CIRCLES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 2. (

    ) an unofficial association of people or groups; "the smart set goes there"; "they were an angry lot" ;

  • 3. (

    ) something approximating the shape of a circle; "the chairs were arranged in a circle" ;

  • 7. (

    ) 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" ;

  • 8. (

    ) any circular or rotating mechanism; "the machine punched out metal circles" ;

verb : CIRCLES

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) travel around something; "circle the globe" ;

  • 2. (

    ) move in a circular path above (someone or something); "the plane circled, looking for a landing spot" ;


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