Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / circumvent

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Apps can be loaded on Android devices from the Web, unlike on Apple devices, where circumventing the App Store is nearly impossible.
Finding the solution among the entries in the matrix becomes a question of matrix multiplication, which of course is the roadblock they’d set out to circumvent.
Better than any major foreign policy agenda, these citizen diplomats would supposedly espouse values of “freedom” and “capitalism” across the globe by circumventing governments and forging individual relationships with people.
College-aged players looking to profit from their labor have found more avenues to circumvent the NCAA in recent years.
On WeChat, many shared their regret at seeing the app finally barred, and said they now need to use virtual private networks—tools for circumventing China’s great firewall—to access Clubhouse, according to posts seen by Quartz.
The Cardinal then hinted, that Wharton had vanished on some occult mission, to circumvent the Italian investiture.
Punishment still comes to us from those whom we would circumvent.
Philip gave Heracleides a kind of problem to work out,—how to circumvent and destroy the Rhodian fleet.
No wonder that provident parents circumvent such a common law by a settlement before marriage!
How could he know that a deeply laid plot was not already at work to undermine and circumvent him?
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND

WORDS RELATED TO CIRCUMVENT

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
Tired of Typos? Get Help Now!