Hyphenation of circumvent

Wondering how to hyphenate the English word circumvent? This word can be hyphenated and contains 3 syllables as shown below.


Definitions of circumvent:

Surround so as to force to give up
The Turks besieged Vienna
Beat through cleverness and wit
I beat the traffic She outfoxed her competitors
Avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues)
He dodged the issue She skirted the problem They tend to evade their responsibilities He evaded the questions skillfully

Synonyms of circumvent:

verb besiege, beleaguer, surround, hem in, attack, assail
verb outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform
verb hedge, fudge, evade, put off, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep, avoid

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