Synonyms of roundabout in English:

roundabout


See definition of roundabout

adjective

1‘the bus took a very long and roundabout route to Linby’

SYNONYMS

circuitous, indirect, meandering, winding, serpentine, tortuous

rare anfractuous

ANTONYMS

straight

2‘I did ask him, in a roundabout sort of way’

SYNONYMS

indirect, oblique, circuitous, circumlocutory, periphrastic

meandering, discursive, digressive, long-winded

evasive

rare circumlocutionary, ambagious

ANTONYMS

direct


noun

1‘go straight on at the roundabout’

SYNONYMS

rotary, traffic circle

2‘an old-fashioned roundabout with painted wooden horses’

SYNONYMS

merry-go-round, carousel

archaic whirligig