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Verb: pass around  pãs u'rawnd
  1. Cause to be distributed, e.g. to all relevant people, everyone on a list, etc.
    "This letter is being passed around among the faculty";
    - circulate, pass on, distribute
     
  2. Cause to become widely known
    "pass around a rumour";
    - circulate, circularize, circularise [Brit], distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse

Derived forms: passes around, passing around, passed around

See also: pass

Type of: air, bare, displace, move, publicise [Brit], publicize