Bypass - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Bypass.

AVOID
CIRCUMVENT
EVADE
IGNORE
OMIT
SHUNT
SKIRT
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AVOID
  1. stay clear from; keep away from; keep out of the way of someone or something; "Her former friends now avoid her"
  2. refrain from certain foods or beverages; "I keep off drugs"; "During Ramadan, Muslims avoid tobacco during the day"
  3. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening; "Let's avoid a confrontation"; "head off a confrontation"; "avert a strike"
  4. refrain from doing something; "She refrains from calling her therapist too often"; "He should avoid publishing his wife's memories"
  5. declare invalid; "The contract was annulled"; "void a plea"
CIRCUMVENT
  1. 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"
  2. beat through cleverness and wit; "I beat the traffic"; "She outfoxed her competitors"
  3. surround so as to force to give up; "The Turks besieged Vienna"
EVADE
  1. 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"
  2. use cunning or deceit to escape or avoid; "The con man always evades"
  3. escape, either physically or mentally; "The thief eluded the police"; "This difficult idea seems to evade her"; "The event evades explanation"
  4. practice evasion; "This man always hesitates and evades"
  5. Dodges
IGNORE
  1. fail to notice
  2. be ignorant of or in the dark about
  3. give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors"
  4. bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"
  5. refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"
OMIT
  1. leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
  2. prevent from being included or considered or accepted; "The bad results were excluded from the report"; "Leave off the top piece"
SHUNT
  1. implant consisting of a tube made of plastic or rubber; for draining fluids within the body
  2. a conductor having low resistance in parallel with another device to divert a fraction of the current
  3. a passage by which a bodily fluid (especially blood) is diverted from one channel to another; "an arteriovenus shunt"
  4. transfer to another track, of trains
  5. provide with or divert by means of an electrical shunt
SKIRT
  1. cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist
  2. informal terms for a (young) woman
  3. (Fungi) a remnant of the partial veil that in mature mushrooms surrounds the stem like a collar
  4. 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"
  5. extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle; "The forest surrounds my property"
  6. pass around or about; move along the border; "The boat skirted the coast"
  7. form the edge of
  8. a garment hanging from the waist; worn mainly by girls and women
Clue Database Last Updated: 23/06/2018 9:00am

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