Definition of Circuitous


  • deviating from a straight course
    "a scenic but devious route"
    "a long and circuitous journey by train and boat"
    "a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic"
  • marked by obliqueness or indirection in speech or conduct
    "the explanation was circuitous and puzzling"
    "a roundabout paragraph"
    "hear in a roundabout way that her ex-husband was marrying her best friend"
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Word games points for the Circuitous

  • Scrabble® score of the circuitous (14)
  • Word Chums® score of the circuitous (22)
  • Words With Friends® score of the circuitous (18)

Unscramble circuitous

191 unscramble word found using the letters circuitous.

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