circumlocution

US [ˌsɜrkəmləˈkjuʃ(ə)n]
UK [ˌsɜː(r)kəmləˈkjuːʃ(ə)n]
  • n.迂回曲折的说法
  • Web迂回累赘的陈述;婉转曲折的说法;婉转曲折的陈述
Plural Form:circumlocutions  
circumlocution
n.
1.
迂回曲折的说法using more words than are necessary, instead of speaking or writing in a clear, direct way

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Definition:
Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
Source:AllAll,DictionaryDictionary,WebWeb
Difficulty:AllAll,EasyEasy,MiddleMiddle,HardHard