What are some alternative words for circulate?

Synonyms for circulateˈsɜr kyəˌleɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. go around, spread, circulate(verb)

    become widely known and passed on

    Synonyms:
    fan out, unfold, circularise, outflank, overspread, disseminate, pass around, spread, distribute, spread out, broadcast, mobilize, get around, revolve, circle, mobilise, open, scatter, circularize, pass on, short-circuit, go around, propagate, rotate, circulate, disperse, bypass, diffuse

  2. circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around(verb)

    cause to become widely known

    Synonyms:
    circulate, beam, shell out, fan out, lot, spread, mobilize, pervade, pass on, dish out, dissipate, deal out, allot, dot, overspread, break up, dispense, interpenetrate, dole out, unfold, penetrate, deal, parcel out, disperse, circularize, administer, give out, spread out, open, go around, pass around, sprinkle, hand out, mete out, dispel, mobilise, diffuse, broadcast, distribute, pass out, propagate, scatter, transmit, air, circularise, send, riddle, dust, stagger, imbue, permeate, disseminate, circle

  3. circulate, pass around, pass on, distribute(verb)

    cause be distributed

    Synonyms:
    circulate, shell out, lot, spread, mobilize, pass on, dish out, hand out, deal out, allot, progress, reach, communicate, dispense, advance, dole out, disseminate, deal, parcel out, disperse, circularize, administer, give, go on, give out, go around, pass around, pass, move on, pass along, mete out, mobilise, impart, diffuse, broadcast, put across, distribute, turn over, propagate, leave, pass out, relegate, circularise, march on, stagger, submit, hand, circle

  4. circulate(verb)

    move through a space, circuit or system, returning to the starting point

    Synonyms:
    distribute, go around, mobilise, pass on, circularise, diffuse, circle, disperse, propagate, pass around, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast, mobilize

  5. circle, circulate(verb)

    move in circles

    Synonyms:
    pass on, circularise, pass around, disseminate, spread, diffuse, go around, broadcast, circle, mobilise, circularize, encircle, mobilize, propagate, circulate, disperse, distribute

  6. circulate(verb)

    cause to move in a circuit or system

    Synonyms:
    distribute, go around, mobilise, pass on, circularise, diffuse, circle, disperse, propagate, pass around, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast, mobilize

  7. circulate(verb)

    move around freely

    Synonyms:
    distribute, go around, mobilise, pass on, circularise, diffuse, circle, disperse, propagate, pass around, spread, disseminate, circularize, broadcast, mobilize

  8. mobilize, mobilise, circulate(verb)

    cause to move around

    Synonyms:
    summon, circularise, disseminate, pass around, marshal, spread, diffuse, go around, broadcast, circle, mobilise, circularize, pass on, call up, mobilize, propagate, circulate, disperse, distribute, rally

Wiktionary

  1. circulate(verb)

    Synonyms:
    put about, spread, disseminate

  2. circulate(verb)

    to move in circles or through a circuit

    Synonyms:
    put about, spread, disseminate

  3. circulate(verb)

    to cause (a person or thing) to move in circles or through a circuit

    Synonyms:
    disseminate, spread, put about

  4. circulate(verb)

    to move from person to person, as at a party

    Synonyms:
    put about, disseminate, spread

  5. circulate(verb)

    to spread or disseminate

    Synonyms:
    disseminate, spread, put about

  6. circulate(verb)

    to become widely known

    Synonyms:
    disseminate, spread, put about

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. circulate

    To announce is to give intelligence of in some formal or public way. We may announce that which has occurred or that which is to occur, tho the word is chiefly used in the anticipative sense; we announce a book when it is in press, a guest when he arrives. We advertise our business, communicate our intentions, enunciate our views; we notify an individual, give notice to the public. Declare has often an authoritative force; to declare war is to cause war to be, where before there may have been only hostilities; we say declare war, proclaim peace. We propound a question or an argument, promulgate the views of a sect or party, or the decision of a court, etc. We report an interview, reveal a secret, herald the coming of some distinguished person or great event. Publish, in popular usage, is becoming closely restricted to the sense of issuing through the press; we announce a book that is to be published.

    Synonyms:
    advertise, announce, communicate, declare, enunciate, give notice (of), give out, herald, make known, notify, proclaim, promulgate, propound, publish, report, reveal, say, spread abroad, state, tell

    Antonyms:
    bury, conceal, cover (up), hide, hush, keep back, keep secret, secrete, suppress, withhold

    Preposition:
    The event was announced to the family by telegraph.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. circulate(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    move round, move in a circle

  2. circulate(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    spread, be diffused, have currency

  3. circulate(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    spread, diffuse, disseminate, promulgate, propagate, give currency to, spread abroad

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

distribute, disseminate, circular, move


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