What is another word for detour?

573 synonyms found


[ dˈiːtʊ͡ə], [ dˈiːtʊ‍ə], [ d_ˈiː_t_ʊə]

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How to use "Detour" in context?

Hearing the term, most people would think of a detour on their route to work, but in recent times, detours have also been used as creative solutions to problems. Detours have been used by businesses as a way to add an extra step in the flow of their operations. They are also being used by individuals as a way to find interesting and new ways to see their city. Unfortunately, as with everything in life, there are also drawbacks to using detours for solving problems. First of all, using detours can actually increase the congestion on the roads.

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