circunlóquio

See also: circunloquio

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin circumloquium, from circumloquor.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /siɾkũˈlɔkju/
  • Hyphenation: cir‧cun‧ló‧qui‧o

NounEdit

circunlóquio m (plural circunlóquios)

  1. circumlocution (roundabout or indirect way of speaking)
    Synonym: circunlocução

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