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  1. roundabout

    • IPA[ˈroundəˌbout]

    美式

    • n.
      a road junction at which traffic moves in one direction around a central island to reach one of the roads converging on it; a traffic circle;a large revolving device in a playground, for children to ride on; a merry-go-round.
    • adj.
      not following a short direct route; circuitous;not saying what is meant clearly and directly; circumlocutory
    • noun: roundabout, plural noun: roundabouts

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    名詞

    • 1. British a road junction at which traffic moves in one direction around a central island to reach one of the roads converging on it; a traffic circle turn right at the next roundabout 同義詞 rotary, traffic circle
    • 2. British a large revolving device in a playground, for children to ride on; a merry-go-round.
    • British a revolving machine with model horses or cars on which people ride for amusement; a merry-go-round. 同義詞 merry-go-round, carousel, archaicwhirligig
    • 3. historical a close-fitting, waist-length jacket worn by men and boys.

    形容詞

    • ph.
      a situation in which different actions or options result in no eventual gain or loss

    Oxford Dictionary

    • n.
      a small traffic roundabout, indicated by road markings or a very low island.

    Oxford Dictionary

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    • IPA[ˈraʊndəbaʊt]

    英式

    • n.
      a road junction at which traffic moves in one direction round a central island to reach one of ... turn right at the next roundabout
    • adj.
      not following a short direct route; circuitous: we need to take a roundabout route to throw off any pursuit

    Oxford Dictionary