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British English: /ˈraʊndəbaʊt/
American English: /ˈraʊndəˌbaʊt/

Translation of roundabout in French:



  • to come by a roundabout way ou route by roundabout means
    par des moyens détournés
    a roundabout way of saying something
    une façon détournée or alambiquée (informal) de dire quelque chose
    he goes about things in rather a roundabout way
    il se complique la vie


it's swings and roundabouts what you gain on the swings you lose on the roundabouts

ce que tu gagnes d'un côté, tu le perds de l'autre

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