Synonyms for Roundabout:
devious, Deviating, tortuous, circuitous, circular.
n.connection, chicane, corner, central reservation, bicycle lane, bend, bike lane, carpool lane, camber, cloverleaf. sandbox, monkey bars, sandpit, paddling pool, playhouse, climbing frame, seesaw, jungle gym, rocking horse. zigzag, twisty. tortuous, anfractuous, straight, circular. circumlocutionary, repetition, words, tautological. •indirect (noun)
circus, circuit, circuitous, whirligig, orbit, devious, carousel, merry-go-round, halo, loop, hemisphere, annulus, areola, rotary, ring, circuitousness, circle, circumference, circularity, compass, traffic circle, carrousel, indirect.
•traffic circle (noun)
sandpit, monkey bars, twisty, paddling pool, sandbox, climbing frame, rocking horse, jungle gym, circumlocutionary. tautological, anfractuous, seesaw, playhouse. zigzag. tortuous. •circuitous
•Other relevant words:
cloverleaf, circuitous, chicane, bend, straight, words, sandpit, carrousel, indirect, whirligig, traffic circle, sandbox, Deviating, repetition, camber, anfractuous, merry-go-round, carousel, twisty, corner, tautological, connection, seesaw, tortuous, devious, zigzag, circular, playhouse, rotary, circumlocutionary.
Usage examples for roundabout
A certain distrust of his own sensibility, which he felt to be curiously inconsistent with his most positive convictions, led him to seek the river bridge by a roundabout route which did not take him past the house where, a few hours before, he had seen the last fragment of his idol shattered beyond the hope of repair. – The House Behind the Cedars by Charles W. Chesnutt