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detouring

verb
present participle of detour

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1 to avoid by going around
  • we had to detour the construction zone in order to get to the stadium

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2 to change one's course or direction
  • we had to detour for a few miles around the section of highway under construction

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“Detouring.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/detouring. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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