English version

round something ↔ down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishround something ↔ down phrasal verbHMNto reduce an exact figure to the nearest whole numberround up For the 1841 census it was decided to round down ages over fifteen to the nearest five. round→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
round downShe could not turn round or lie down.To each other on the roof, they were shadows moving round, bending down.You bury one hemisphere in one bed of sand round end down, flat side flush with the top of the mold.Then I'd just go round and round looking down on things - you know, like from a plane.Without hesitation, the sergeant swung round and hurried down the stairs as lightly as his own considerable bulk would allow.If the round could knock down the target, it could knock down a man.They were little sailing boats, and they went all round, down to Ireland and Cornwall at different times.It went round and round, down under the white water, and up again ... under the water, and up.
From Longman Business Dictionaryround something → down phrasal verb [transitive] to reduce an exact figure to the nearest whole numberExact amounts of half a penny or less are rounded down. round→ See Verb table
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Verb table
round
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyround
he, she, itrounds
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyrounded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave rounded
he, she, ithas rounded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad rounded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill round
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have rounded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam rounding
he, she, itis rounding
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you, we, theyare rounding
Past
I, he, she, itwas rounding
you, we, theywere rounding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been rounding
he, she, ithas been rounding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been rounding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be rounding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been rounding
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