Digress Definition

dī-grĕs, dĭ-
digresses
verb
digresses
To turn aside; esp., to depart temporarily from the main subject in talking or writing.
Webster's New World
Antonyms:
  • be direct
  • stay
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Origin of Digress

  • Latin dīgredī dīgress- dī-, dis- apart dis– gradī to go ghredh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin digressum, past participle of digredi.

    From Wiktionary

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