circuit [sur-kit] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Definition:||revolution, track, boundary|
|Synonyms:||ambit, area, bounds, circle, circling, circulation, circumference, circumnavigation, circumscription, circumvolution, compass, course, cycle, district, gyration, gyre, journey, lap, limit, line, orbit, perambulation, perimeter, periphery, range, region, round, route, tour, tract, turn, turning, twirl, way, wheel, whirl, wind, winding, zone|
|Category:||1. Conceptional volition|
perform a circuit; go round about, go out of one's way; make a detour; meander (deviate)., lead a pretty dance; beat about the bush; make two bites of a cherry.
circuitous, indirect, roundabout; zigzag (deviating); backhanded.
by a side wind, by an indirect course; in a roundabout way; from pillar to post.
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