Definitions and translations for "circumlocutory"

Definition of circumlocutory

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Adjective
1. Characterised by circumlocution; periphrastic; verbose.
The officials set to work in regular circumlocutory order. -Chambers's Journal.
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English - English - circumlocutory

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adj. overly wordy, indirect, roundabout (pertaining to speech)

English - Spanish - circumlocutory

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adj. circunlocutorio

English - French - circumlocutory

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adj. circumlocutaire, de discours indirect

English - German - circumlocutory

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adj. weitschweifig

English - Indonesian - circumlocutory

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a. mengatakan: yg mengatakan dgn terlalu banyak, kata: yg mengatakan dgn kata lain

English - Italian - circumlocutory

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agg. circonlocutorio

English - Portuguese - circumlocutory

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adj. circunlocutório, referente a discurso indireto

English - Romanian - circumlocutory

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a. evaziv, indirect

English - Russian - circumlocutory

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прил. многословный, описательный, перифрастический

English - Turkish - circumlocutory

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s. dolambaçlı söz türünden

English - Ukrainian - circumlocutory

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a. багатослівний, просторікуватий, описовий

English - Dutch - circumlocutory

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bn. van indirecte spraak

English - Greek - circumlocutory

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Επίθ. περιφραστικός, με παραπάνω λόγια απ' όσα χρειάζονται

English - Chinese - circumlocutory

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(形) 婉转的; 迂回的

English - Chinese - circumlocutory

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(形) 婉轉的; 迂迴的

English - Hindi - circumlocutory

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a. शब्दबहुल, वाचाल, बयानी, वर्णनात्मक

English - Japanese - circumlocutory

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(形) まわりくどい, 婉曲な(話し方の)

English - Korean - circumlocutory

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형. 빙 둘러 말하는

English - Vietnamese - circumlocutory

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a. dùng lời quanh co, dùng lời dài dòng
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