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  • verb To move to the other side of an obstruction.
  • verb To come around something.
  • verb To avoid or bypass an obstacle.
  • verb To circumvent the obligation and performance of a chore.
  • verb To transport oneself from place to place.

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

  • verb be released or become known; of news
  • verb move around; move from place to place
  • verb be a social swinger; socialize a lot
  • verb avoid something unpleasant or laborious


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