Distraction Synonyms

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Synonyms for Distraction

A policy or practice permitting a juvenile to be removed from traditional processing in juvenile court and placed in a program involving an alternative disposition, such as treatment or rehabilitation services.
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(Geology) Folding or faulting that affects a relatively large area.
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The result of mentally abstracting an idea; the results of said process.
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That which amuses, and serves to make time pass agreeably; sport; amusement; diversion; games.
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Alternative spelling of hurlyburly.
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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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Volunteering
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An imperfect image caused by a physical defect in an optical element, as in a lens.
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(Countable) An activity that is entertaining or amusing, such as dancing, gunning, or fishing.
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The definition of bewilderment is a feeling of confusion or lack of understanding.
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Civil disturbance or insurrection; disorder.
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Despair is defined as a deep sadness, or loss of hope.
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The definition of a frenzy is wild, chaotic or out-of-control behavior.
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A time interval during which there is a cessation of something.
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Something intended to mystify.
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The state of being preoccupied or an idea that preoccupies the mind; enthrallment.
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Violent commotion or agitation, often with confusion of sounds.
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Incorrect instructions or directions.
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The characteristic of being beguiled.
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(Geology) Magma forced into other rock formations; the rock formed when such magma solidifies.
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(Uncountable) The state of being engrossed; concentration or preoccupation.
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Enthusiasm; excitement:
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A measurement in information theory: see Perplexity.
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Words Related to Distraction

The definition of distress is suffering or pain, or a state of being in trouble.
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The definition of confusion is a state of bewilderment, misunderstanding or chaos.
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Entertainment is defined as a funny or interesting performance or show.
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(Countable) A particular instance of playing a game; match.
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Something, especially a performance or show, designed to entertain
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Find another word for distraction. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for distraction, like: diversion, disturbance, abstraction, distress, pastime, confusion, hurly-burly, digression, entertainment, game and recreation.