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roundabout

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adjective round·about \ˈrau̇n-də-ˌbau̇t\

Simple Definition of roundabout

  • : not direct

  • : not simple, clear, or plain : long and confusing

Full Definition of roundabout

  1. :  circuitous, indirect <had to take a roundabout route>

round·about·ness noun

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roundabout

noun round·about

Definition of roundabout

  1. 1 :  a circuitous route :  detour

  2. 2 British :  merry-go-round

  3. 3 :  a short close-fitting jacket worn by men and boys especially in the 19th century

  4. 4 British :  rotary 2



1755

First Known Use of roundabout

1755




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