PER AMBAGES, by circumlocution, in a roundabout way.
"Red Gauntlet" by Sir Walter Scott
There should be ambages in such a matter.
"The Belton Estate" by Anthony Trollope
No "longae ambages" for him.
"Castle Richmond" by Anthony Trollope
Lay by these ambages; what seeks the Moor?
"A Select Collection of Old English Plays" by Robert Dodsley
Give me your hand, and answer me without ambages, or ambiguities.
"Dryden's Works Vol. 3 (of 18)" by John Dryden