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Synonyms for digression
dɪˈgrɛʃ ən, daɪ-di·gres·sion

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  1. digression, aside, excursus, divagation, parenthesisnoun

    a message that departs from the main subject

    deflection, excursion, excursus, divagation, deflexion, parenthesis, aside, diversion, deviation

  2. diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagationnoun

    a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)

    "a diversion from the main highway"; "a digression into irrelevant details"; "a deflection from his goal"

    diversionary attack, warp, departure, excursion, difference, parenthesis, excursus, deflexion, deviance, bending, deflection, refraction, diversion, divagation, aside, deviation, divergence, recreation

  3. digression, excursionnoun

    wandering from the main path of a journey

    deflection, excursion, excursus, divagation, expedition, deflexion, parenthesis, aside, junket, diversion, deviation, outing, sashay, pleasure trip, jaunt

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  1. digressionnoun

    deviation, divergence, departure

  2. digressionnoun

    episode, incidental passage

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. digressionnoun

    deviation, divergence, episode, incident

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