1 Mr. Losberne, who appeared desirous of gaining time, recounted them at great length, and with much circumlocution.
Oliver Twist By Charles DickensGet Context In CHAPTER XXXI
2 You asked for frankness, Mr. Holmes, and I have taken you at your word, for I have now told you everything without an attempt at circumlocution or concealment.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan DoyleGet Context In V. THE ADVENTURE OF THE PRIORY SCHOOL
3 I had made use of many circumlocutions in describing to him the nature of the several crimes for which most of our crew had been forced to fly their country.
Gulliver's Travels(V2) By Jonathan SwiftGet Context In PART 4: CHAPTER IV.