Synonyms of circle in English:

circle


See definition of circle

noun

1‘a circle of gold stars on a background of azure blue’

SYNONYMS
ring, round, band, hoop, circlet
halo, disc, wreath
technical annulus

2‘a new circle of friends’

SYNONYMS
group, set, ring, company, body, coterie, clique
camp, league, faction
crowd, band, crew
informal gang, bunch, pack, squad

3‘I'm afraid I don't move in such illustrious circles’

SYNONYMS
sphere, world, milieu, arena, domain
society

verb

1‘seagulls circled above his head’

SYNONYMS
wheel, move round, move round in circles, revolve, rotate, whirl, spiral, gyrate

2‘Adam circled the building’

SYNONYMS
go round, walk round, travel round, circumnavigate
orbit, revolve round
rare circumambulate

3‘the abbey was circled by a huge wall’

SYNONYMS
surround, encircle, ring, ring round, enclose, encompass, bound
hedge in, fence in, hem in
literary gird, girdle