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circuitous: Prefix, Suffix and Derived words

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POS - Part of Speech
    n - noun
    v - verb
    a - adjective
    r - adverb
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circuitous - Suffix

  • circuitouslyr

    circuitous

    • adjective satellite marked by obliqueness or indirection in speech or conduct
      roundabout.
      • the explanation was circuitous and puzzling
      • a roundabout paragraph
      • hear in a roundabout way that her ex-husband was marrying her best friend
    • adjective satellite deviating from a straight course
      devious; roundabout.
      • a scenic but devious route
      • a long and circuitous journey by train and boat
      • a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic

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