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Synonyms for divergent
dɪˈvɜr dʒənt, daɪ-di·ver·gent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. divergentadjective

    diverging from another or from a standard

    "a divergent opinion"


    merging(a), focussed, focused, confluent, same, convergent

  2. divergent, divergingadjective

    tending to move apart in different directions


    confluent, convergent, same, focussed, focused, merging(a)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. divergentadjective


  2. divergentadjective

    divaricating, separating

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. divergentadjective

    diverging, radiating, variant, different

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  1. Gita Gopinath:

    Multispeed recoveries are under way in all regions and across income groups, linked to stark differences in the pace of vaccine rollout, the extent of economic policy support, and structural factors such as reliance on tourism, the divergent recovery paths are likely to create significantly wider gaps in living standards between developing countries and others.

  2. Representatives John Boehner on Wednesday:

    Listen, because America has essentially a two-party system, each of the parties represents a pretty wide divergent set of views, you've got a member here and a member there who are off the reservation. No big deal.

  3. Mike Lee:

    Given the similarity in competition issues involved, divvying up these investigations is sure to waste resources, split valuable expertise across the agencies, and likely result in divergent antitrust enforcement.

  4. Spiro Agnew:

    Every time I criticize what I consider to be excesses or faults in the news business, I am accused of repression, and the leaders of various media professional groups wave the First Amendment as they denounce me. That happens to be my amendment, too. It guarantees my free speech as it does their freedom of the press… There is room for all of us – and for our divergent views – under the First Amendment.

  5. Judge Garaufis ':

    This interaction between the( MasterCard) settlement and the( Amex) settlement agreement illustrates why Friedman's apparent collaboration with Keila Ravelo is so troubling, friedman's ability to be a zealous advocate for the class was compromised by his collaboration with counsel for MasterCard, an entity with interests divergent to those of the class ; there is reason to be concerned that he was not acting solely in the class's interests when he, teamed with Keila Ravelo, engaged in settlement negotiations and decision-making.

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