Definition of circumvent:
mystify, dip, skirt, amaze, border, flurry, stupefy, hem in, dodge, vex, postpone, prorogue, environ, hedge, gravel, defer, vanquish, bilk, dumbfound, douse, hold over, overreach, dupe, outmanoeuvre, fudge, manipulate, pulsate, encompass, drum, scramble, fence in, bunk, misrepresent, beat, thump, wangle, falsify, beleaguer, deflect, fence, flap, evade, shelve, tease, encircle, wall, badger, exhaust, tucker, ticktack, outsmart, put-off, entrap, fake, burke, put over, bewilder, puzzle, hedge in, dishearten, bug, detour, outfox, wash up, sidestep, beat out, smother, get, shell, table, stick, turn off, crush, parry, confuse, palisade, ring, seek, set back, pound, go around, perplex, elude, besiege, pose, tucker out, trounce, block, get around, thrum, disconcert, nonplus, baffle, work over, surround, remit, flummox, deceive, cook, ticktock, eschew, duck, outwit, pester, trick, circumnavigate, beat up, quiver, tick, outmaneuver.
- "Popular Adventure Tales", Mayne Reid.
- "The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson", Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson.
- "Home Fires in France", Dorothy Canfield.