af te lei
- af te leiherleiverplaasverlegt
Verb(1) turn aside; turn away from(2) send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one(3) occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion(4) withdraw (money
(1) Many passengers are still unaware of the changes and are surprised when these buses divert from their old routes.(2) This means trivialities that could distract or divert his focus of attention, which is winning golf tournaments, do not sidetrack him.(3) At their best, these tales entertain and divert .(4) a scheme to divert water from the river to irrigate agricultural land(5) So what do they do, but divert the public's attention to social issues that they know are wrong.(6) People divert from their normal route to avoid disturbing this not so rare breed!(7) Gas and weather were no problem, so we could divert if we had to.(8) Charging only on motorways alone would increase traffic on local roads as drivers would divert to avoid the charge.(9) They trusted me that we could divert from the norm, do something very unusual and take that risk.(10) By using the green recycling bin, you can divert up to 25% of waste from landfill.(11) nursery rhymes can calm and divert all but the most fractious child(12) Both schemes will divert more traffic to William Hunter Way and there are also suggestions for junction improvements.(13) Another method employs moveable flaps in the rocket motor to divert the exhaust flow direction.(14) By 1920 state and private interests had carved four massive canals to divert water directly into the Atlantic Ocean and create dry farmland.(15) Keep it this way, and maybe I could divert all questions.(16) They were satisfied to find none, and then divert all their attention to Auntie Jane.
2. distract ::
3. amuse ::
4. deviate ::
5. hive off ::
Different Formsdivert, diverted, diverting, diverts
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