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So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Meaning of "circumvent" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CIRCUMVENT

From Latin circumvenīre, from circum- + venīre to come.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CIRCUMVENT

circumvent  [ˌsɜːkəmˈvɛnt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CIRCUMVENT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Circumvent is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb circumvent in English.

WHAT DOES CIRCUMVENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of circumvent in the English dictionary

The first definition of circumvent in the dictionary is to evade or go around. Other definition of circumvent is to outwit. Circumvent is also to encircle so as to intercept or capture.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO CIRCUMVENT

PRESENT

Present
I circumvent
you circumvent
he/she/it circumvents
we circumvent
you circumvent
they circumvent
Present continuous
I am circumventing
you are circumventing
he/she/it is circumventing
we are circumventing
you are circumventing
they are circumventing
Present perfect
I have circumvented
you have circumvented
he/she/it has circumvented
we have circumvented
you have circumvented
they have circumvented
Present perfect continuous
I have been circumventing
you have been circumventing
he/she/it has been circumventing
we have been circumventing
you have been circumventing
they have been circumventing
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I circumvented
you circumvented
he/she/it circumvented
we circumvented
you circumvented
they circumvented
Past continuous
I was circumventing
you were circumventing
he/she/it was circumventing
we were circumventing
you were circumventing
they were circumventing
Past perfect
I had circumvented
you had circumvented
he/she/it had circumvented
we had circumvented
you had circumvented
they had circumvented
Past perfect continuous
I had been circumventing
you had been circumventing
he/she/it had been circumventing
we had been circumventing
you had been circumventing
they had been circumventing
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will circumvent
you will circumvent
he/she/it will circumvent
we will circumvent
you will circumvent
they will circumvent
Future continuous
I will be circumventing
you will be circumventing
he/she/it will be circumventing
we will be circumventing
you will be circumventing
they will be circumventing
Future perfect
I will have circumvented
you will have circumvented
he/she/it will have circumvented
we will have circumvented
you will have circumvented
they will have circumvented
Future perfect continuous
I will have been circumventing
you will have been circumventing
he/she/it will have been circumventing
we will have been circumventing
you will have been circumventing
they will have been circumventing
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would circumvent
you would circumvent
he/she/it would circumvent
we would circumvent
you would circumvent
they would circumvent
Conditional continuous
I would be circumventing
you would be circumventing
he/she/it would be circumventing
we would be circumventing
you would be circumventing
they would be circumventing
Conditional perfect
I would have circumvent
you would have circumvent
he/she/it would have circumvent
we would have circumvent
you would have circumvent
they would have circumvent
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been circumventing
you would have been circumventing
he/she/it would have been circumventing
we would have been circumventing
you would have been circumventing
they would have been circumventing
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you circumvent
we let´s circumvent
you circumvent
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to circumvent
Past participle
circumvented
Present Participle
circumventing
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CIRCUMVENT


advent
ˈædvɛnt
bent
bɛnt
cent
sɛnt
coinvent
ˌkəʊɪnˈvɛnt
comment
ˈkɒmɛnt
content
ˈkɒntɛnt
event
ɪˈvɛnt
invent
ɪnˈvɛnt
meant
mɛnt
misevent
ˌmɪsɪˈvɛnt
nonevent
ˌnɒnɪˈvɛnt
prevent
prɪˈvɛnt
reinvent
ˌriːɪnˈvɛnt
rent
rɛnt
represent
ˌrɛprɪˈzɛnt
sent
sɛnt
sirvente
səˈvɛnt
spent
spɛnt
vent
vɛnt
went
wɛnt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CIRCUMVENT

circumspectly
circumspectness
circumstance
circumstances
circumstantial
circumstantial evidence
circumstantiality
circumstantially
circumstantiate
circumstantiation
circumstellar
circumvallate
circumvallation
circumventer
circumvention
circumventive
circumventor
circumvolution
circumvolutory
circumvolve

WORDS THAT END LIKE CIRCUMVENT

absolvent
air vent
convent
dissolvent
evolvent
fervent
field event
happy event
in any event
insolvent
liquidity event
media event
nonsolvent
publicity event
resolvent
Second Advent
solvent
three-day event
track event
vol-au-vent

Synonyms and antonyms of circumvent in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «CIRCUMVENT»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «circumvent» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of circumvent

Translation of «circumvent» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CIRCUMVENT

Find out the translation of circumvent to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of circumvent from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «circumvent» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

规避
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

burlar
570 millions of speakers

English

circumvent
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नाकाम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تحايل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

обойти
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

burlar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ফাঁদে ফেলা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

contourner
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mengelakkan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

umgehen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

すり抜ける
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

피하다
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nglindhungi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

phá vỡ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மீறும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

द्वेष करणे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

atlatmak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aggirare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

obejście
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

обійти
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

eluda
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

παρακάμψουν
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

omseil
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

kringgå
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

omgå
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of circumvent

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CIRCUMVENT»

The term «circumvent» is quite widely used and occupies the 37.566 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CIRCUMVENT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about circumvent

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3 QUOTES WITH «CIRCUMVENT»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word circumvent.
1
Sidney Poitier
I know how easy it is for one to stay well within moral, ethical, and legal bounds through the skillful use of words - and to thereby spin, sidestep, circumvent, or bend a truth completely out of shape. To that extent, we are all liars on numerous occasions.
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Menachem Mendel Schneerson
So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
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Ella Wheeler Wilcox
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can circumvent or hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CIRCUMVENT»

Discover the use of circumvent in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to circumvent and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Software Piracy: Neutralization Techniques that Circumvent ...
The dissertation connects various streams of literature as it links and expands fields of ethical decision-making and neutralization.
Shariffah Zamoon, 2006
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How to Circumvent a Security Alarm in 10 Seconds Or Less: An ...
An eye-opening expose of the whole security business, the book reveals the glaring weaknesses of popular security devices.
B. Andy, 1994
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Strategies to circumvent the CFTR defect in cystic fibrosis:
We are convinced that we achieved a very interesting Special Topics thanks to the outstanding contributions of all authors. We are especially grateful to the authors for having believed in this project and accepted to share their knowledge.
Frederic Becq, Marc Chanson, 2013
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Garner's Modern American Usage
“These two 50-somethings from Albuquerque were doing this section of the river as a prerequisite to their lifetime goal: to circumvent [read circumnavigate] the southern part of North America on water.” Dave Menicucci, “Come Hell or High ...
Bryan Garner, 2009
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Reasoning Web. Semantic Technologies for Information ...
Negation is exploited in R5 for defining cutpoints: x is a cutpoint for all the paths from a to b if a and b are connected and x is a station for which circumvent(x,a,b) does not hold. Now, let us analyze how to define the notion of circumvention.
Sergio Tessaris, Enrico Franconi, Thomas Eiter, 2009
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Farm Program payments USDA needs to strengthen regulations ...
Weaknesses in FSA's regulations may enable some individuals to circumvent farm payment limitations. FSA's regulations do not provide a measurable standard for what constitutes a significant contribution of active personal management.
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Digital Millennium Copyright Act - 2005 Supplement
Purpose of the Rule/miking As originally drafted, §1201(a)( 1 ) consisted of only one sentence-what is now the first sentence of §1201(a)(l): "No person shall circumvent a technological measure that effectively controls access to a work ...
‎2005
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The Law of Higher Education, 2 Volume Set
below, the reason a person might circumvent a technological protection is irrelevant to the determination of whether circumvention violates the law. In other words, it is illegal to circumvent a technology protecting a work, even if one's purpose ...
William A. Kaplin, Barbara A. Lee, 2013
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Apoptosis in Carcinogenesis and Chemotherapy: Apoptosis in ...
Chapter14. Strategies. to. Circumvent. Resistance. to. Apoptosis. in. Prostate. Cancer. Cells. by. Targeted. Necrosis. Richard D. Dinnen, Daniel P. Petrylak and Robert L. Fine Abstract Cancer cells escape apoptosis by intrinsic or acquired ...
George G. Chen, Paul B. S. Lai, 2009
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Farm Program Payments: USDA Should Correct Weaknesses in ...
The House Report for the 1987 Act states: "A small percentage of producers of program crops have developed methods to legally circumvent these limitations to maximize their receipt of benefits for which they are eligible. In addition to such ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CIRCUMVENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term circumvent is used in the context of the following news items.
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Companies Circumvent H-1B Visa Restriction By Filing Multiple …
Immigration lawyers are helping companies to circumvent H-1B visa restrictions by filing multiple visa applications for the same person, the ... «Washington Free Beacon, Jul 15»
2
Mexican media outs Chinese steelmaker trying to circumvent CRC …
After the Mexican government applied AD measures on Chinese CRC imports, a Chinese seller said it could change the "origin" of the products ... «SteelOrbis, Jul 15»
3
Families in New York try to help relatives in Greece
Peponi and others said they're afraid to send cash through the mail as a way to circumvent the tight restrictions. Modal Trigger. Maria Avlonitis ... «New York Post, Jul 15»
4
How easy is it to be a drugs cheat in sport?
"It's very easy to dope in sport now. There's all sorts of things that athletes can do to circumvent [the rules], and there's nothing they can do ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
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Showtime launches online without a cable subscription
When HBO launched its $14.99-a-month over-the-top streaming service, HBO Now, in April (over the top, or OTT, services circumvent ... «CBS News, Jul 15»
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Chicago man gets 18 months in prison for scheme to avoid auto …
After noticing a sharp increase in the number of motorists claiming bankruptcy to circumvent the process, city revenue officials in May alerted ... «Chicago Tribune, Jul 15»
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California assisted death bill appears finished for the year
... a July 17 committee deadline – or whether they would gut-and-amend another bill already through the committee process to circumvent it. «Sacramento Bee, Jul 15»
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Ombudsman's review of Tiger Dam needs teeth
However, the fact remains this minister tried to circumvent the standard process for government procurement, which seeks value, probity and ... «Winnipeg Free Press, Jul 15»
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'Portal Stories: Mel' is a surprisingly difficult but imaginative game …
Combining all of these elements to help reach distant ledges, circumvent energy barriers, and move weighted boxes around to activate ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
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Exxon, state move to block environmental groups from testifying …
As a result, it argues, they “should not be allowed to circumvent the law to take a second bite at the apple.” The DEP similarly argues, stating ... «NorthJersey.com, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Circumvent [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/circumvent>. Jul 2019 ».
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