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Meaning & Definition of Circuit in English

English

Circuit

/sərkət/

noun

1. An electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow

    synonym:
  • circuit
  • ,
  • electrical circuit
  • ,
  • electric circuit

2. A journey or route all the way around a particular place or area

  • "They took an extended tour of europe"
  • "We took a quick circuit of the park"
  • "A ten-day coach circuit of the island"
    synonym:
  • tour
  • ,
  • circuit

3. An established itinerary of venues or events that a particular group of people travel to

  • "She's a familiar name on the club circuit"
  • "On the lecture circuit"
  • "The judge makes a circuit of the courts in his district"
  • "The international tennis circuit"
    synonym:
  • circuit

4. The boundary line encompassing an area or object

  • "He had walked the full circumference of his land"
  • "A danger to all races over the whole circumference of the globe"
    synonym:
  • circumference
  • ,
  • circuit

5. (law) a judicial division of a state or the united states (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations)

  • One of the twelve groups of states in the united states that is covered by a particular circuit court of appeals
    synonym:
  • circuit

6. A racetrack for automobile races

    synonym:
  • racing circuit
  • ,
  • circuit

7. Movement once around a course

  • "He drove an extra lap just for insurance"
    synonym:
  • lap
  • ,
  • circle
  • ,
  • circuit

verb

1. Make a circuit

  • "They were circuiting about the state"
    synonym:
  • circuit

Examples of using

Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected.
The term neural net was traditionally used to name a network or circuit of biological neurons.