Deviation

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Deviation->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deviation
deviation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ swerving
swerving
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obliquation|
obliquation|
warp
refraction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ flection
flection
flexion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sweep
sweep
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ deflection
deflection
deflexure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ declination
declination
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ diversion
diversion
digression
depart from
aberration
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ divergence
divergence
&c. 291
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ zigzag
zigzag
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ detour
detour
&c.(circuit) 629
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ divagation
divagation
=>(Desultory motion)
GRP: \\ N \\ Desultory motion
Sgm: \\ N \\ Desultory motion \\ wandering
wandering
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ Desultory motion \\ vagrancy
vagrancy
evagation
Sgm: \\ N \\ Desultory motion \\ bypaths and crooked ways
bypaths and crooked ways
Sgm: \\ N \\ Desultory motion \\ byroad
byroad
=>(Motion sideways, oblique motion)
GRP: \\ N \\ Motion sideways- oblique motion
Sgm: \\ N \\ Motion sideways- oblique motion \\ sidling
sidling
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ Motion sideways- oblique motion \\ knight's move at chess
knight's move at chess
PARAG:Deviation->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ alter one's course
alter one's course
deviate
depart from
turn
trend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bend
bend
curve
&c. 245
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ swerve
swerve
heel
bear off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gybe
gybe
wear
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ intervert
intervert
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ deflect
deflect
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ divert
divert
divert from its course
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ put on a new scent
put on a new scent
shift
shunt
draw aside
crook
warp
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stray
stray
straggle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sidle
sidle
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ diverge
diverge
&c. 291
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ tralineate|
tralineate|
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ digress
digress
wander
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wind
wind
twist
meander
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ veer
veer
tack
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ divagate
divagate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sidetrack
sidetrack
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ turn aside
turn aside
turn a corner
turn away from
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ wheel
wheel
steer clear of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ ramble
ramble
rove
drift
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ go astray
go astray
go adrift
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ yaw
yaw
dodge
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ step aside
step aside
ease off
make way for
shy
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ fly off at a tangent
fly off at a tangent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ glance off
glance off
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ wheel about
wheel about
face about
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ turn to the right about
turn to the right about
face to the right about
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ waddle
waddle
&c.(oscillate) 314
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ go out of one's way
go out of one's way
&c.(perform a circuit) 629
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ lose one's way
lose one's way
PARAG:Deviation->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ deviating
deviating
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ aberrant
aberrant
errant
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ excursive
excursive
discursive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ devious
devious
desultory
loose
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ rambling
rambling
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ stray
stray
erratic
vagrant
undirected
circuitous
indirect
zigzag
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ crab-like
crab-like
PARAG:Deviation->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ astray from
astray from
round about
wide of the mark
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ to the right about
to the right about
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ all manner of ways
all manner of ways
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ circuitously
circuitously
&c. 629
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ obliquely
obliquely
sideling
like the move of the knight on a chessboard

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