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  • (UK) IPA(key): /daɪˈɡɹɛʃən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /daɪˈɡɹɛʃən/, /dɪˈɡɹɛʃən/

NounEdit

digression (countable and uncountable, 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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EtymologyEdit

From Latin dīgressiō.

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

digression f (plural digressions)

  1. digression

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