Definition of Circumvent in English :
Define Circumvent in English
Circumvent meaning in English
Meaning of Circumvent in English
Pronunciation of Circumvent in English
Circumvent pronunciation in English
Pronounce Circumvent in Englishsee synonyms of circumvent
surround so as to force to give up
Example Sentences:'The Turks besieged Vienna'
beat through cleverness and wit
Example Sentences:'I beat the traffic''She outfoxed her competitors'
avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
Example Sentences:'He dodged the issue''she skirted the problem''They tend to evade their responsibilities''he evaded the questions skillfully'
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