Day-183 (Circumvent)

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Word:
                 Circumvent

Status:
                 Verb(transitive)

Meaning:
                  To avoid getting stopped by: to avoid certain things in a clever or dishonest way.

Sentences:
1) We circumvented the problem by using a different programme.
2) He found a way to circumvent the law.

Origin:
                 Latin cirvumventus, past participle of circumvenire, from circum + venire which means 'to come'.

First use:
                 1539

Synonyms:
                 beat, bypaas, dodge, get around, shortcut, skirt

Antonyms:
                 comply, follow, keep, obey.

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