What are some opposite words for bypass?

Antonyms for bypass

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term bypass.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beltway, bypass, ring road, ringway(noun)

    a highway that encircles an urban area so that traffic does not have to pass through the center

    Synonyms:
    electrical shunt, beltway, ring road, ringway, shunt

  2. bypass(noun)

    a surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part)

    Synonyms:
    ring road, electrical shunt, beltway, ringway, shunt

  3. shunt, electrical shunt, bypass(verb)

    a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current

    Synonyms:
    ring road, electrical shunt, beltway, ringway, shunt

  4. bypass, short-circuit, go around, get around(verb)

    avoid something unpleasant or laborious

    "You cannot bypass these rules!"

    Synonyms:
    swing, go around, get about, get out, outflank, short, rotate, circulate, spread, revolve, short-circuit, break, get around

How to use bypass in a sentence?

  1. Jody Culham:

    She is missing a piece of brain tissue about the size of an apple at the back of her brain – almost her entire occipital lobes, which process vision, we think the ‘super-highway’ for the visual system reached a dead end. But rather than shutting down her whole visual system, she developed some ‘back roads’ that could bypass the superhighway to bring some vision – especially motion – to other parts of the brain.

  2. The Cardinals:

    We're excited about it, and it's not something we take for granted, obviously, we would love to win the division and bypass the wild card game. Just getting in any way we can is special.

  3. Michael Tan:

    The courts again found that this policy unconstitutionally strips people of their right to a hearing, the Trump administration can not bypass the Constitution by arbitrarily locking people up.

  4. Julie Wareham:

    I just remember him reassuring the family members of people that are cut from stem to stern when they do those coronary bypass surgeries, and just reassuring the family and how soft-spoken he was.

  5. The President:

    The balkanization of the media means that we just don't have a common place where we get common facts and a common worldview the way we did 20, 30 years ago, my advice to a future president is increasingly try to bypass the traditional venues that create divisions and try to find new venues within this new media that are quirkier, less predictable.

How to pronounce bypass?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say bypass in sign language?

  1. bypass

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#10257bypass

Translation

Find a translation for this antonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"bypass." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 3 Dec. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/antonyms/bypass>.

Are we missing a good antonym for bypass?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for bypass:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.