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1. digression

noun. ['daɪˈgrɛʃən'] wandering from the main path of a journey.

Synonyms

  • journeying
  • journey

Antonyms

  • relax
  • tense
  • boil

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Words that Rhyme with Digression

  • transgression
  • misimpression
  • indiscretion
  • decompression
  • retrocession
  • nonaggression
  • repossession
  • progression
  • expression
  • discretion
  • compression
  • suppression
  • succession
  • repression
  • regression
  • profession
  • procession
  • precession
  • intercession
  • impression
  • depression
  • confession
  • concession
  • secession
  • recession
  • possession
  • oppression
  • obsession
  • aggression
  • accession

Example sentences of the word digression


1. Noun, singular or mass
Employees should conduct themselves with digression outside of work as well.

Quotes containing the word digression


1. Digression is the soul of wit. Take the philosophic asides away from Dante, Milton or Hamlet's father's ghost and what stays is dry bones.
- Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

2. Transubstantiation [10w] Transubstantiate digression into confessionand drink from poetry's Holy Grail.
- Beryl Dov

2. digression

noun. ['daɪˈgrɛʃən'] a message that departs from the main subject.

Synonyms

  • message
  • content
  • parenthesis
  • aside
  • divagation
  • subject matter
  • substance

Antonyms

  • curdle
  • get well
  • close
  • fall asleep

3. digression

noun. ['daɪˈgrɛʃən'] a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern).

Synonyms

  • red herring
  • deflexion
  • turning
  • deflection
  • divagation
  • turn
  • diversion

Antonyms

  • alkalize
  • nitrify
  • die
  • demulsify
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