from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Roundabout; vague.
  • adj. Indefinite.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Circumlocutory; circuitous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Circumlocutory; tedious.
  • Winding; devious.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. roundabout and unnecessarily wordy


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