guǎi wān mò jiǎo
to proceed along a zig-zag road; going round the curves and skirting the corners
to speak in a roundabout way; to beat around the bush; to equivocate
Shuōhuà bùyào guǎiwānmòjiǎo.
Get to the point. Don’t beat around the bush.
guǎiwānmòjiǎo de tídào mǒushì
refer to something obliquely; imply