There are 2 translations of detour in Spanish:

detour1

Pronunciation: /ˈdiːtʊr; ˈdiːtʊə(r)/

n

  • 1.1 (deviation) rodeo (m), vuelta (f) to make a detour dar* un rodeo, desviarse* 1.2 (AmE) [Transp] desvío (m), desviación (f)
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    • When we travel further along the road to Foca, and take a detour into the Treskavica mountains, it is easier to see what she means.
    • I was a bit tired at this point, so it was good to take a detour into Buckden and pause for cups of sweet tea, coffee cake and jam scone at the excellent West Winds Cottage Tea Room.
    • Many technical careers take a detour into management.
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    • This is a view from the west towards the construction site of the new bridge across the Klein Windhoek river where traffic has to negotiate the detour and temporary road markings.
    • ‘With the opening of the grade separator, residents of east Bangalore and surrounding areas no longer have to put up with traffic detours and dusty roads,’ he said.
    • A closed road and a detour on the way, but I manage to find my way around that.

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of detour in Spanish:

detour2

vt

(AmE)
  • 1.1 [traffic] desviar* 1.2 (avoid) we had to detour the flooded intersection tuvimos que dar un rodeo or que desviarnos para evitar el cruce inundado
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    • It detours the usual ways that you think about exercise and tunes in to what you really need.
    • But that path detours the real problems of relationships today and their official recognition.
    • And when he looked up and out he was startled to see a people so numerous on the seashore that he thought for a moment they were nkrane, the black ants he had detoured a hundred strides before.

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Word of the day precioso
adj
beautiful …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.