Synonyms of indirect in English:

indirect


See definition of indirect

adjective

1‘motherhood has an indirect effect on pay’

SYNONYMS

incidental, accidental, unintended, secondary, subordinate, ancillary, collateral, concomitant, accompanying, contingent, resulting, resultant, consequential, derived, derivative

ANTONYMS

direct

2‘the indirect route is usually less congested’

SYNONYMS

roundabout, circuitous, deviant, divergent, wandering, meandering, serpentine, winding, curving, tortuous, zigzag

rare anfractuous

ANTONYMS

direct

3‘an indirect attack on the Archbishop’

SYNONYMS

oblique, inexplicit, roundabout, circuitous

implicit, implied, allusive