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English definition of “roundabout”


adjective  /ˈrɑʊnd·əˈbɑʊt/ us  

roundabout adjective (NOT DIRECT)

not simple, direct, or quick: You took the roundabout way to get here.


noun [C]  /ˈrɑʊnd·əˌbɑʊt/ Br us  

roundabout noun [C] (CIRCLE)

a traffic circle
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