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divergent

di·ver·gent

divergent

 
pronunciation:
dih vuhr jnt
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: deviating, differing, or diverging.
Our book club is composed of a diverse group of people and we expect divergent opinions.
antonyms:
convergent, parallel, similar
similar words:
deviate, different, variant
definition 2: concerning or causing divergence.
antonyms:
convergent
similar words:
deviate
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derivation: divergently (adv.)