Try Our Apps


90s Slang You Should Know


[rond] /rɒnd/
noun, Printing.
a typeface imitative of upright, somewhat angular, handwriting.
Origin of ronde
1830-40; < French, noun use of feminine of rond round1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for ronde
Historical Examples
  • He turned into the caf on the Place ronde, and drank three small glasses of cognac in succession.

    Johnny Ludlow, Fifth Series Mrs. Henry Wood
  • The post at the island of the ronde has been abandoned for some years, and transferred to Tabatinga.

  • The artillery is practising in the Quadrilateral, it appears; passage along the Route ronde formally interdicted for the moment.

    Essays of Travel Robert Louis Stevenson
  • He captured a mule at the battle of the Grande ronde and rode it home to Olympia, a distance of some five hundred miles.

  • I asked the doctor as we came away and went through the entry to the Place ronde.

    Johnny Ludlow, Fifth Series Mrs. Henry Wood
  • And one voice murmured, and it was that of the young girl who had sung the ronde, "Andr is the image of his father."

    Autumn Glory Ren Bazin
  • She had risen, the last refrain of the ronde had ended in a murmur of surprise.

    Autumn Glory Ren Bazin
  • Beyond vian is La Tour ronde, a name given to a structure on the edge of the lake.

  • In 1736, a son of de la ronde, visited an isle in search of copper.

  • The horror began to come over me as I crossed the Place ronde, which had never happened before.

    Johnny Ludlow, Fifth Series Mrs. Henry Wood

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for ronde

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for ronde

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for ronde