digress definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To turn aside, specially from primary topic on paper or conversing; stray. See Synonyms at swerve.
    • To move or turn apart; to deviate; to swerve; specifically, to make apart from the primary topic of interest, or course of debate, in writing or talking.
    • to make apart from the right road; to transgress; to upset.
    • to make aside, especially through the main subject in writing or talking; stray. See Synonyms at swerve.
    • To step or change aside; to deviate; to swerve; especially, to make aside from the main subject of interest, or span of argument, in writing or talking.
    • to make besides the correct path; to transgress; to offend.
  • verb:
    • : To step or turn aside; to deviate; to swerve; particularly, to make apart from the main subject of interest, or course of debate, written down or speaking.
    • : to show aside from the right path; to transgress; to offend.
    • wander from a primary or right course
    • drop quality or switch apart specifically through the main topic of interest or span of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking
    • : To move or switch aside; to deviate; to swerve; specifically, to make apart from the main topic of interest, or course of argument, written down or speaking.
    • : To turn besides the correct path; to transgress; to offend.
    • wander from a direct or right training course
    • shed quality or turn aside specifically from the main topic of attention or span of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking
  • noun:
    • Digression.
    • A digression.
    • Digression.
    • A digression.
  • others:
    • to make apart from the direct or appointed course; deviate or walk away, as from the primary road, through the main tenor and purpose in speaking or composing, or from major type of argument, study, or profession.
    • to show aside from the correct course; transgress; offend.
    • to show apart from the direct or appointed program; deviate or walk away, as from the primary road, from main tenor and purpose in talking or writing, or from the principal distinct argument, study, or occupation.
    • To turn aside from the correct road; transgress; offend.

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