Digress synonyms

dī-grĕs', dĭ-
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To go wrong; be in error; deviate (from what is right)
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(Intransitive, figuratively, of interests, opinions, or anything else) To become different; to run apart; to separate; to tend into different directions.
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To talk in an incoherent, rambling way; drivel
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To roam about; esp., to walk or stroll about idly, without any special goal
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(Botany, zoology) Deviating from the ordinary or natural type; exceptional; abnormal. [First attested in the mid 19th century.]
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The definition of circuitous is something oblique, roundabout or longer than the most direct way.
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Characterized by digressions; rambling.
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Based on the conscious use of reasoning rather than on intuition
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That explains or qualifies something
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Characterized by many curves or turns; winding:
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Moving in a random fashion; having no fixed direction or pattern:
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To move aimlessly and idly without fixed direction:
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(Intransitive) To go off course from; to change course; to change plans.
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Pertaining to the rhetoric use of, or using, apostrophe (sudden, exclamatory dialogue).
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Causing divergence
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Tending to digress.
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The definition of tangential is something only partially related to a main point, or something that verges slightly off-course.
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Not straightforward; devious; specif., deceitful or tricky
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A mental disorder, especially one of a minor or temporary character. [Early 19th century.]
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To indicate the omission of a letter or letters from a word or phrase (Ex.: o' for of, it's for it is)
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A diversion or deviation from one's original route.
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An instance of digressing, especially a written or spoken passage that has no bearing on the main subject.
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(Rare, figuratively) Digression.
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Straying off from a course or way
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(Botany) the growth habit of some low-growing shrubs; with wide angles where they diverge, the branches may interlace
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A short trip taken with the intention of returning to the point of departure; short journey, as for pleasure; jaunt
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A lengthy, appended exposition of a topic or point.
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Irrelevance.
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Parenthesis refer to punctuation marks "(" and ")" used to separate relevant information or a comment from the rest of the text, or to enclose mathematical symbols, or the text inside of these marks.
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The condition of being tangent.
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(Geometry) A straight line touching a curve at a single point without crossing it there.
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Depart is defined as to go away or leave.
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(Intransitive) to stray off from a subject, focus, or course
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To diverge at a wide angle; spread apart.
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To proceed or move unhurriedly or aimlessly:
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To insert (a word, phrase, etc.) as a parenthesis
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To move or pass over the body:
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Shakespeare
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To turn aside or be turned aside from a straight path or established pattern.
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(Intransitive, nautical, of the wind) to shift aft
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To move about without a definite destination or purpose.
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To fasten or secure with stays.
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stray, deviate
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To deviate from the established moral code; do wrong
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(Intransitive) To come or go near, in place or time; to draw nigh; to advance nearer.
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To inform (someone) of the latter's error.
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To turn away from the main issue or course; divert or be diverted
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To move or lag behind another or others:
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Away from a main road or course; distant or removed.
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Find another word for digress. In this page you can discover 53 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for digress, like: stray, diverge, maunder, ramble, aberrant, changing, circuitous, digressive, discursive, excursional and parenthetical.