Circulate - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- cause to become widely known (syn: broadcast, circularise, circularize, diffuse, disperse, disseminate, distribute, propagate, spread)
- cause to be distributed (syn: distribute)
- move through a space, circuit or system, returning to the starting point
- cause to move in a circuit or system
- move around freely from person to person or from place to place
Blood circulates through the body.
Steam circulates in the pipes.
A pump circulates the water through the filter.
Rumors are circulating around town.
The report circulated among the students.
Stories were circulated about mismanagement.
He is circulating a petition asking for a new election.
She circulated among her guests.
The host circulated among the guests.
Rumours circulated through the town.
Swimming helps to get the blood circulating through the muscles.
Ceiling fans circulated warm air around the room.
Rumours began circulating that the Prime Minister was seriously ill.
The group circulated petitions calling for a federal law to ban handguns.
Rumors circulated through the town.
present participle: circulating
past tense: circulated
past participle: circulated