I often wish the Devil had the lion's share of them,—at once, and not circuitously as now.
But no matter in what direction they started, circuitously they always found their way into the field of main preoccupation.
Shortly after, a beautiful Musk-rat was observed to leave the cabin of the chief, and to approach them circuitously.
Boyle did not apply directly to Bentley, but circuitously, by his bookseller, with whom the doctor was not on terms.
The path, growing narrower, wound on circuitously through the woods, between slender serried trunks twined with ivy.
I have heard all that he hath already done in my behoof, Warrenton—the item was brought to me circuitously.
Loose stones and ragged points formed the flooring of this passage, which rapidly and circuitously ascended.
Mr. Garthwaite opened it, and led me along a shrubbery path, which conducted us circuitously to the dwelling-house.
This once established, we see with Carnot that it is indifferent whether the mechanical laws are broken directly or circuitously.
So he rambled on, and went past the house, and took the field-path which would lead him circuitously home again.