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

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  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 Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. divergentadjective


  2. divergentadjective

    divaricating, separating

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  1. divergentadjective

    diverging, radiating, variant, different

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  1. Gloria Mark:

    Just a 20-minute walk in nature can help significantly relax people, and we found it can help people produce significantly more ideas — it’s called divergent thinking.

  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. Jay Olson:

    The test measures divergent thinking and verbal creativity, which are important but limited aspects of overall creativity. Our task won't predict your creative culinary skills, but it will predict performance on various types of problem-solving, which suggests it is doing more than simply measuring vocabulary, still, we'll need future research to assess how our task relates to other verbal abilities or intelligence more broadly.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

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