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Synonyms for detour

diversion

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Synonyms for detour

to pass around but not through

Synonyms for detour

a roundabout road (especially one that is used temporarily while a main route is blocked)

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travel via a detour

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Detours use GPS to guide you so you can keep your phone in your pocket and your eyes on the sights.
The first chapter, also the book's introduction, presents a focused overview of Detours production and a summary of Ulmer's film career in Germany and in Hollywood.
Westbound detour has been delayed until May 5, 2014.
Drivers are advised to expect a detour to be in effect from 9 p.
Watch for flaggers, construction equipment, and sidewalk detours.
54 in Fulton and along Route F are informing Fulton residents that construction detours will be put into place sometime during this week.
TWO weeks of 60-mile detours for drivers ended yesterday when a stretch of the A7 route through the Borders was reopened.
PALMDALE -- Traffic detours will be in effect beginning Monday through the end of August for construction on a storm-drain project along 35th Street East between Palmdale Boulevard and Avenue R.
Some current programme strategies which have taken place during the past few years may satisfy the urgency to make progress, but they may in fact be detours rather than short-cuts and may on their own not lead to substantial long-term gains.
Freeway projects often are marked by long traffic delays and confusing detours, but the engineers and planners who are building the new Loop 202/U.
Other detours, he writes, included such things as Weathermen violence in the late '60s, identity politics after that, and, more recently, left love of third parties.
For long-term investors in the stock market, the destination of their portfolio points to growth--and more growth--despite the dips and detours along the way.
With the economic turmoil in recent months, organizers of this year's annual Called To Work Conference are focusing on helping people to "overcome detours at work.
In two special episodes, American Detours hosts Jael de Pardo (SyFy Network) and Jeff Glucker (Hooniverse.