To impair or destroy the composure of
To divert someone's attention
Just sit back and don't distract me.
No, you were only trying to distract me.
"Distract him, Angel," Brady said quietly via her net.
She tried to push the thought away and distract herself by wandering the mansion.
If Toni wasn't enough to distract him, all he had to do was walk outside his door for another snack.