Eş anlamlılar beat around the bush
, beating around the bush
, verbal evasion
Etimoloji [ "s&r-k&m-lO ] (noun.) 15th century. From Latin circumlocūtiō (“the act of speaking around; circumlocution, periphrasis”). Surface analysis circum- (“around”) + locution (“talk”); see these for related terms. Probably a calque of Ancient Greek περίφρασις (periphrasis, “periphrasis”).