Definition of Roundabout


  • a large, rotating machine with seats for children to ride or amusement
    - merry go round
  • a road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
    "the accident blocked all traffic at the rotary"
    - traffic circle


  • 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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Roundabout

  • Scrabble® score of the roundabout (13)
  • Word Chums® score of the roundabout (17)
  • Words With Friends® score of the roundabout (17)

Unscramble roundabout

346 unscramble word found using the letters roundabout.

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