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They will increasingly diverge between now and the next election. Times, Sunday Times (2011)But these are nations that in reality have little in common and their economic and political fortunes increasingly will diverge. Times, Sunday Times (2012)At this point the stories diverge. Times, Sunday Times (2013)On one crucial issue, the two books diverge starkly. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But beyond that, their views diverge widely. Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)But if your interests diverge, you are likely to be hammered. Times, Sunday Times (2012)They work hand in hand, but so often their career paths diverge. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Although their paths diverge, their lives remain entwined. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it can be less troublesome simply to nod one's head in agreement rather than diverge from orthodox opinion. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The two can diverge significantly. Times, Sunday Times (2006)How did their paths diverge? Times, Sunday Times (2012)When the two goals diverge, there are agency costs that the principal may incur because of some action the agent takes. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)Yet now, on demographic statistics, they are going to diverge sharply. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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British English: diverge VERB
If one thing diverges from another similar thing, the first thing becomes different from the second or develops differently from it. You can also say that two things diverge.
His interests increasingly diverged from those of his colleagues.
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