Talking little to much

circumlocution
(n)
sir-cǝm-lǝ-KYOO-shǝn
Meaning

indirect or roundabout expression

1st Sample Sentence

"I hope you will not be inviting that annoying person I never want to see again", he said, by this circumlocution referring to his brother.

Root

circum (around)#loqui (to speak) (Latin)

Mnemonics

circumlocution -> circle + locution (loqui means to speak), speaking vaguely so as to avoid the topic. CIRCUM means circular. not straight. ghuma fira kar. and LOCUT. means to talk (as in locquacious:talkative) so. CIRCUMLOCUTION. ghuma fira kar bolna:)

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