to depart from the main subject in speech or writingShe digressed from the matter under discussion.
He wandered aimlessly around the garden.
I let my attention drift.
Anyway, as usual, we seem to have strayed from the point.
It takes a brave cook to depart radically from the traditional menu.
Sometimes she tended to ramble.
We meandered along the Irish country roads.
a course that diverged from the coastline
He didn't deviate from his schedule.
be diffuse, ,
go off at a tangent,
get off the point or subject
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in the sense of depart
to differ or deviateIt takes a brave cook to depart radically from the traditional menu.
in the sense of deviate
to depart from one's usual or previous behaviourHe didn't deviate from his schedule.
digress 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
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