Phrase of the day: “Making the rounds” describe a rumour or some news being circulated widely so it becomes well known.
This phrase is used to
The origin of this phrase had supposedly started with William Olser, a famous physician. He worked in a circular shaped hospital and would literally go around the building to see his patients.
Here’s an example:
Pete 🗣 “Did you see the news about the prime minister?”
Dave 🗣 “Oh yea saw it earlier, it’s making the rounds on social media”
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