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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Wandering from the main path of a journey; A turning aside (of your course or attention or concern); A message that departs from the main subject.

Usage examples (39)
  • A digression into irrelevant details
  • Many novels contain what I call the digression-into-theme.
  • But all this is what they call a digression; it has nothing to do with the dragon's teeth I am now narrating.
  • Warning: all this post is a digression from the topic! for more
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