bypass synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms 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, bypass, 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, bypass, ringway, shunt

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

    avoid something unpleasant or laborious

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

by-pass, circumvent, circumvention, derivation, diversion, shunt, skip, evade, decking, omit, override, detour, avoid, sidestep, ring, ignore, side-step, short-circuit



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