Meaning of BYPASS in English


n. 25B6; noun RING ROAD, detour, diversion, alternative route; Brit. relief road.

25B6; verb

bypass the farm : GO ROUND, go past, make a detour round; avoid.

an attempt to bypass the problem : AVOID, evade, dodge, escape, elude, circumvent, get round, skirt, sidestep, steer clear of; informal duck.

they bypassed the regulations : IGNORE, pass over, omit, neglect, go over the head of; informal short-circuit.

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