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  Definition of Divert
  1. send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one
  2. turn aside; turn away from
  3. withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions
  4. occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion; "The play amused the ladies"
Similar Words: deviate, hive off, amuse, disport

 

Hyponyms: route, deviate, yaw, detour, sidetrack, depart, digress, straggle

 

Derivational Morphology: diversion, deviation, digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation, recreation, entertainment, amusement

 

 
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