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Pīnyīn
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circuitous / tortuous / roundabout
pedantic / trite / inflexible / adherence to old ideas
roundabout route / circuitous / tortuous / to outflank / indirect / roundabout
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literal-minded / pedantic / doctrinaire / longwinded / circuitous
high sounding and impractical / high flown nonsense
impractical
dilatory / slow in movement / roundabout
meandering and circuitous (idiom); complicated developments that never get anywhere / going around in circles
pedant / old fogey
pedantry
stupid / impractical
to attack from an unexpected direction
overcautious / conservative and dull in conversation
pedantic and stubborn
unrealistic argument / high flown and impractical opinion
absurd opinion / pedantic and unrealistic view
high-sounding and impractical
inflexible / stubborn
unrealistic / pedantic and impractical
conventional / conservative
sluggish / delaying


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