English to Catalan Meaning :: roundabout

Roundabout :
Facebook Twitter Linkedin Gmail Share More

Show English Meaning

Noun(1) a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island(2) a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement
Adjective(1) marked by obliqueness or indirection in speech or conduct(2) deviating from a straight course

Show Examples

(1) However, privileged access to positive externalities is merely a roundabout way of saying that opportunities are unequal.(2) It was a roundabout apology but I took what I could.(3) In fact, James's essay on habit may be read as a roundabout critique of late nineteenth-century aestheticism, a movement closely related to a modernism of heightened sensory experience.(4) Anna checked out the window again just to make sure that they weren't taking some really roundabout route to the school.(5) That's what I've been trying to get to in my roundabout way.(6) Wendy spent the next few minutes explaining what went on over the weekend in roundabout and, shall we say, not totally accurate terms.(7) They'd never actually done any of the sorts of things suggested in the letter, although she had brought the subject up, in a roundabout way.(8) She was having such fun, so much that she all but forgot that Terel was following her on her roundabout joyride against the wind.(9) I trudged down a roundabout route to the hut, my head down, a desperate desire to cry in my eyes.(10) My chief of staff selected this roundabout route to throw the news media off our trail.(11) A casual roundabout answer came from the balding man.(12) Anyway, this is just a roundabout way of saying that, while I'm personally delighted to be here, I also appreciate the larger gesture that the invitation represents.(13) Letters from relatives on the Continent became a rarity; those that did reach British shores had usually travelled a roundabout route via neutral nations.(14) She shook her head angrily but followed a roundabout route to Raban's shop.(15) That famous voice is never more honeyed than when it's saying - in a courteous, roundabout way - ÔÇÿNo.ÔÇÖ(16) It slowly dawned on me that this was what he was trying to determine, in his roundabout way: whether I liked the boy-leader or not.
Related Words
(1) round about ::
en entorn
(2) roundabout way ::
de manera indirecta
(3) traffic roundabout ::
1. circuitous ::
2. indirect ::
3. devious ::
4. whirligig ::
5. circle ::
1. direct ::
2. straight ::
3. straightforward ::
Different Forms
roundabout, roundabouts
English to Catalan Dictionary: roundabout

Meaning and definitions of roundabout, translation in Catalan language for roundabout with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of roundabout in Catalan and in English language.

Tags for the entry 'roundabout'

What roundabout means in Catalan, roundabout meaning in Catalan, roundabout definition, examples and pronunciation of roundabout in Catalan language.

Catalan.English-Dictionary.Help | English to Catalan Dictionary

This is not just an ordinary English to Catalan dictionary & Catalan to English dictionary. This dictionary has the largest database for word meaning. It does not only give you English toCatalan and Catalan to English word meaning, it provides English to English word meaning along with Antonyms, Synonyms, Examples, Related words and Examples from your favorite TV Shows. This dictionary helps you to search quickly for Catalan to English translation, English to Catalan translation. It has more than 500,000 word meaning and is still growing. This English to Catalan dictionary also provides you an Android application for your offline use. The dictionary has mainly three features : translate English words to Catalan translate Catalan words to English, copy & paste any paragraph in the Reat Text box then tap on any word to get instant word meaning. This website also provides you English Grammar, TOEFL and most common words.
Learn Prepositions by Photos
Commonly confused words
form of verbs
Learn 300+ TOEFL words
Fill in the blanks
Topic Wise Words
Learn 3000+ common words
Words Everyday
Most Searched Words
GRE words
Android App
iPhone App
Chrome Extension

Blog List

Topic Wise Words

Learn 3000+ Common Words

Learn Common GRE Words

Learn Words Everyday

Your Favorite Words
Currently you do not have any favorite word. To make a word favorite you have to click on the heart button.
Your Search History
All Dictionary Links