Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
circulate /'sə:kjuleit/
  • ngoại động từ
    • lưu hành, truyền, truyền bá
      • to circulate news: truyền tin
  • nội động từ
    • lưu thông, luân chuyển, tuần hoàn
      • blood circulates in the body: máu lưu thông (tuần hoàn) trong cơ thể
    • lưu hành (tiền)
    • lan truyền
      • news circulates quickly: tin lan truyền nhanh chóng
Concise Dictionary
+become widely known and passed on
+cause to become widely known
+cause to be distributed
+move through a space, circuit or system, returning to the starting point
+move in circles
+cause to move in a circuit or system
+move around freely
+cause to move around

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 move or go about or round or around, orbit, flow, course, run, circle:
The blood circulates from the heart through the arteries and veins and back to the heart.
2 spread, distribute, disseminate, issue, publish, air, announce, proclaim, make known, noise abroad, bruit about, report, broadcast, reveal, divulge, advertise, publicize, promulgate, put about, bring or put out, pass out or round or around:
He has been circulating the story that his ex-wife cheated on her income tax.
3 spread, go round or around, be bruited about, come out:
A rumour has been circulating about your behaviour at the office party.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb
1 when a liquid, gas, or air circulates or is circulated, it moves continuously around a place or system: [V] The condition prevents the blood from circulating freely. + [VN] Cooled air is circulated throughout the building.
2 if a story, an idea, information, etc. circulates or if you circulate it, it spreads or it is passed from one person to another: [V] Rumours began to circulate about his financial problems. [also VN]
3 [VN] ~ sth (to sb) to send goods or information to all the people in a group: The document will be circulated to all members.
4 [V] to move around a group, especially at a party, talking to different people
Collocation Dictionary

1 liquid/gas/air


Air can circulate freely through the tunnels.


The heart circulates blood around the body.
| through
Blood circulates through the arteries and veins.

2 story/idea/information


The book was circulated widely in Russia.
| freely


newspapers circulating among minority communities
| around/round
There's a story circulating around the office that you are about to leave the company.
| to
The document will be circulated to all members.

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