the scenic route

Definition of the scenic route

  1. :  a way that is not the fastest way but that has beautiful scenery We took the scenic route.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of or relating to the stage, a stage setting, or stage representation

    :  of or relating to natural scenery

    :  representing an action, event, or episode

  1. :  a traveled way :  highway

    :  a means of access :  channel

    :  a line of travel :  course

  1. :  to send by a selected route :  direct

    :  to divert in a specified direction

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