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verb. ['ˌsɝːkəmˈvɛnt'] surround so as to force to give up.
- hem in
- seal off
- lend oneself
Rhymes with Circumvent
How do you pronounce circumvent?
Pronounce circumvent as ˌsərkəmˈvɛnt.
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Sentences with circumvent
1. Verb, base form
If you want to save money, you can circumvent purchasing a meal in the park.
Quotes about circumvent
1. It is not easy to convey a sense of wonder, let alone resurrection wonder, to another. It’s the very nature of wonder to catch us off guard, to circumvent expectations and assumptions. Wonder can’t be packaged, and it can’t be worked up. It requires some sense of being there and some sense of engagement.
- Eugene H. Peterson
verb. ['ˌsɝːkəmˈvɛnt'] avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues).
- put off
- stand still
verb. ['ˌsɝːkəmˈvɛnt'] beat through cleverness and wit.
- beat out
- stay in place