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synonyms for circumvented

  • avoid
  • bypass
  • deceive
  • evade
  • prevent
  • sidestep
  • skirt
  • stymie
  • thwart
  • beat
  • beguile
  • bilk
  • circumnavigate
  • cramp
  • crimp
  • detour
  • disappoint
  • dodge
  • dupe
  • elude
  • ensnare
  • entrap
  • escape
  • foil
  • frustrate
  • hoodwink
  • outflank
  • outwit
  • overreach
  • queer
  • ruin
  • shun
  • stump
  • trick
  • get around
  • stave off
  • steer clear of
  • ward off
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antonyms for circumvented

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  • aid
  • assist
  • encourage
  • face
  • help
  • meet
  • take on
  • confront
  • encounter
  • free
  • let go
  • liberate
  • release
  • allow
  • permit
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How to use circumvented in a sentence

Entrepreneurs in Côte d’Ivoire are circumventing high retail rents and government bureaucracy to start businesses online, resulting in a thriving informal digital economy.
CÔTE D’IVOIRE’S INFORMAL ECONOMY HAS COME ONLINE AND THE GOVERNMENT’S NOT HAPPYKINGSLEY KOBOFEBRUARY 16, 2021QUARTZ
Diamandis apparently believed that testing could be an infallible way to circumvent these evidence-based precautions.
HE STARTED A COVID-19 VACCINE COMPANY. THEN HE HOSTED A SUPERSPREADER EVENT.EILEEN GUOFEBRUARY 13, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
He wasn’t fooled by Wall Street’s attempt to circumvent the new rules on derivatives, the financial sidebets that exacerbated the 2008 crisis.
THE RETURN OF THE REGULATORSBY JESSE EISINGERFEBRUARY 2, 2021PROPUBLICA
This year, the news organizations have reported on the various ways in which coastal homeowners have used loopholes to circumvent Hawaii’s environmental laws, winning exemptions to protect their properties at the expense of the state’s beaches.
OFFICIALS LET HAWAII’S WATERFRONT HOMEOWNERS DAMAGE PUBLIC BEACHES AGAIN AND AGAINBY SOPHIE COCKE, HONOLULU STAR-ADVERTISERDECEMBER 31, 2020PROPUBLICA
In business the subtle art of his absorbing rapacity circumvented any attempt to lessen his profits by the shaving of a copper.
THE SURPRISES OF LIFEGEORGES CLEMENCEAU
To the noble woman do thou no further harm, though thou the royal bride with guiles hast circumvented.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
But even these precautions were circumvented by sharpers who advertised their wretched wares as marked-down Ingersolls.
CHRISTOPHER AND THE CLOCKMAKERSSARA WARE BASSETT
Two mere youths had circumvented the legal and military sagacity of the sages of Perth.
THE LAST LAIRD OF MACNABVARIOUS
For these love to consult, the other (fearing to be circumvented,) to strike first.
LEVIATHANTHOMAS HOBBES
As to the fate of his boy, Mamie deliberately circumvented all reference to the subject.
YEKLABRAHAM CAHAN
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WORDS RELATED TO CIRCUMVENTED

  • baffled
  • bested
  • circumvented
  • conquered
  • cowed
  • crushed
  • disappointed
  • disheartened
  • frustrated
  • humbled
  • mastered
  • overcome
  • overpowered
  • overthrown
  • overwhelmed
  • routed
  • ruined
  • subjugated
  • surmounted
  • thwarted
  • trounced
  • undone
  • vanquished
  • worsted
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.