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Engelsk substantiv: diversion

1. diversion (om handling) an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningScuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists.
For recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles.
Drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)recreation


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkactivity


Mere spesifikke uttrykkamusement, antic, athletics, bathing, caper, caper, celebration, child's play, dance, dancing, entertainment, escapade, escape, escapism, eurhythmics, eurhythmy, eurythmics, eurythmy, festivity, frolic, fun, gambling, gambol, game, gaming, interest, jest, jocularity, joke, joke, lark, merriment, night life, nightlife, pastime, play, play, play, playfulness, prank, pursuit, put-on, romp, saltation, sport, terpsichore, trick

2. diversion (om handling) a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA diversion from the main highway.
A digression into irrelevant details.
A deflection from his goal.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)deflection, deflexion, deviation, digression, divagation


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkturn, turning


Mere spesifikke uttrykkred herring

3. diversion (om handling) an attack calculated to draw enemy defense away from the point of the principal attack


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)diversionary attack


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkattack, onrush, onset, onslaught


Mere spesifikke uttrykkdiversionary landing









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