Synonyms of indirect in English:



  • 1 motherhood has an indirect effect on pay
    incidental, accidental, unintended, secondary, subordinate, ancillary, collateral, concomitant, accompanying, contingent, resulting, resultant, consequential, derived, derivative
    [Antonyms] direct
  • 2 the indirect route is usually less congested
    [Antonyms] direct
  • 3 an indirect attack on the Archbishop
    oblique, inexplicit, roundabout, circuitous; implicit, implied, allusive
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