round up

Meaning(s)

1. To round up means to gather things together,  or to summarise or conclude.

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round people up/round up the figures

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You can round up objects or people, meaning to gather them together. You might use the phrase round up when you are concluding a meeting meaning 'to summarise' or to indicate that you want to finish or conclude. You will often hear this phrase at the end of meetings or presentations.

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Can you round up everyone in the class for a quick meeting?

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  1. I will round up the figures in the budget in order to get a better estimate of costs.
  2. I have a great app that rounds up your transactions and puts the saving into an account. 

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To round up the meeting I will go over the actions we have agreed on.

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  1. I'm going to round up those points now before I move onto the second part of the training.
  2. So, just to round up, we now have a new plan of action for our tiered subscription system.

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