Example sentences for: detour

How can you use “detour” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Rural Route 1 joins the multi-lane US Highway 101 at San Luis Obispo for the final leg to Los Angeles, but two places are worth a detour from the freeway.

  • When labor gets involved in politics, this is not a detour from its "real" job of negotiating wages and hours.

  • Between the Inner and Outer courts are the Eastern Exhibition Halls, requiring a detour to the right as one proceeds north.

  • If you have brought your own transport, make a short detour to see the handsome landmark church of São Martinho.

  • La table mérite un detour . Gotta catch 'em all, Pokémon.


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