digression

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digression (plural digressions)

  1. A departure from the subject, course, or idea at hand; an exploration of a different or unrelated concern.
    The lectures included lengthy digressions on topics ranging from the professor's dog to the meaning of life.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin dīgressiō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /di.ɡʁɛ.sjɔ̃/, /di.ɡʁe.sjɔ̃/

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digression f (plural digressions)

  1. digression