Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 9 years ago

What does it mean to talk in circles?

5 Answers

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
    Best Answer

    To start making a point in one direction and then by the end of your statement you have almost said the opposite.

  • 9 years ago

    It means that you are avoiding the real question and going out of your way to make a point on something else

  • holly
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    Going everywhere but to the core of the issue.

  • JT
    Lv 4
    9 years ago

    To not make sense or to tell a story that is irrelevant to the conversation and have no beginning or end to it.

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  • buster
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    just heard this in a movie yesterday. a very elderly lady said she was talking to a friend who asked her "how old is Harry (her son)". she said she answered "i don't know. how old is Harry?".

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