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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking.

Usage examples (12)
  • Allow me to briefly divagate here on the nonexistence of abortion as an option in Knocked Up.
  • But when they had sat down, Julius was little inclined to divagate into an account of his travels.
  • Thence to the "40 Years of GenCon: The Attendees" panel, at which Robin asked me to divagate, in my role as comparative smellologist, on the smells of Milwaukee vs.
  • To divagate (DYE-vuh-gate) is to stray, wander or ramble and, in speaking, to digress. for more
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