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digression

Synonyms of digression in English:

noun

  • her book is full of long digressions Victorian novelists had a tendency toward verbosity and digression
    deviation, detour, diversion, departure, excursus;
    aside, incidental remark, footnote, parenthesis;
    deviation from the subject, straying from the topic, straying from the point, going off at a tangent, getting sidetracked, losing one's thread;
    archaic excursion
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