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  Words related to divert

Related / Similar Words: deviate, hive off, amuse, disport

 

Definition:
  • send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one;
  • turn aside; turn away from;
  • withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions;
  • occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion; "The play amused the ladies";

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    Hyponyms: route, deviate, yaw, detour, sidetrack, depart, digress, straggle

     

    Derivational Morphology: diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation, recreation, entertainment, amusement

     

     
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