Find another word for detour. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for detour, like: alternate route, temporary route, circuitous route, bypass, byway, bypath, back-road, service road, alternate highway, secondary highway and indirect way.
ahead, was strongly fortified, another short detour was made to the westward by cutting a road through a field of broken lava.
"He took a detour and is on his return trip, Father," Ne'Rin said.
Thus the passes which crossed a single ridge, and did not involve too great a detour through a long valley of approach, became the most important and the most popular, e.g.
Instruct everyone that drives in this direction to take a detour because the bridge is not safe in this inclement weather.
As they walked down the hill, Jonathan made a detour to the Oak tree and she called him back.