Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Indirect"

The meaning of "Indirect" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does indirect mean?
A: It means that it is not straight to the point. For example, in an argument “Stop being indirect” would mean to stop avoiding and be direct.

However, this word does change based on context, for example “This will have an indirect effect on the economy”. In this context it would mean that it wasn’t directly caused by it.

Example sentences using "Indirect"

Q: Please show me example sentences with indirect.
A: Using the word “indirect?”

1. She was indirect with her answers.
2. Indirect replies are very misleading.

Synonyms of "Indirect" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between indirect and vicarious ?
A: Vicarious(ly) when you experience something ( in the imagination )through the feelings or actions of another person.
He never became a doctor, but his son did . Now he lives vicariously through his son.
Indirect(ly )
Not caused or done directly.
He didn’t get any credit for it, but he was indirectly involved in the planning.

Translations of "Indirect"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? indirect
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