Share this entry
American English: /ˌdaɪˈɡrɛʃ(ə)n/
British English: /dʌɪˈɡrɛʃ(ə)n/

Translation of digression in Spanish:


countable and uncountable
  • by way of (a) digression
    a modo de inciso or paréntesis
    Example sentences
    • Except for a few meandering authorial digressions, the novel maintains a cracking pace from start to finish.
    • Anyhow, digressions aside, this guy was completely incapable of performing his job with any degree of skill.
    • As such, his writings express the digressions, meanderings, meditations, ruminations and speculations that characterise a singular, idiosyncratic mind at work.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.