Synonyms of circumlocution in English:

circumlocution


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noun

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SYNONYMS
periphrasis, circuitousness, indirectness
tautology, repetition, repetitiveness, repetitiousness, diffuseness, discursiveness, long-windedness, verbosity, wordiness, prolixity, verbiage, redundancy, superfluity
euphemism
informal beating about the bush
rare pleonasm, perissology