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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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Whether it's suddenly realising your car is running low on petrol, or desperately needing the toilet on your way home, detours are an annoying yet unpreventable feature of many journeys.
Temporary closures and detours of both directions of Interstate 385 at the Interstate 85 interchange will occur this weekend for the installation of new ramp girders as part of the I-85/385 Gateway Project, according to a news release.
Detours, as surprising as they are, can really make or break us.
Pedestrian access will have minor detours. Watch for signs and cones and reduce speed.
In conjunction with the launch of the new detour, ADA has updated the app called Dalilat Arriyadh (Riyadh Guide), which allows motorists to identify traffic detours across the city as well as alternative routes and travel options.
22 -- Google has released an update for Google Maps on Android that allows for pit stops and detours without the need to exit navigation mode.
Drivers here are complaining that newly created detours on the city's roads are causing more congestion than ever before.
Southbound traffic will have several detours, depending on where the road construction is taking place.
The detours in this episode of "The Amazing Race" were learning dance or to "run with bulls," which required them to get inside of a plastic bubble in the shape of a bull and run in the streets avoiding the other bulls.
DoT is working with the Abu Dhabi Police and the festival's organiser, the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority to inform the public about the street closures, detours and re-routing of bus services.
54 in Fulton and along Route F are informing Fulton residents that construction detours will be put into place sometime during this week.
HOLIDAY traffic could face delays and detours because the Severn Bridge on the M48 is to be closed eastbound traffic from Wales this weekend, according to the AA.
Sharjah: Many residents in Sharjah sacrificed their early morning walk on Monday to ascertain the detours and alternative routes on Al Wahda Street.