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indirect

in·di·rect

indirect

 
 
pronunciation:
In d rekt
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not in a straight line, course, or route.
antonyms:
direct
similar words:
circuitous, devious
definition 2: of results or consequences, not immediately following from causes.
the indirect effects of living with an alcoholic
antonyms:
direct
definition 3: not candid or straightforward, as in speaking; devious.
antonyms:
direct, forthright, straight, straightforward
similar words:
oblique, tortuous
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derivations: indirectly (adv.), indirectness (n.)
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