Divert vs Redivert - What's the difference?

divert | redivert |


As verbs the difference between divert and redivert

is that divert is to turn aside from a course while redivert is to divert elsewhere.

divert

English

Verb

(en verb)
  • To turn aside from a course.
  • The workers diverted the stream away from the road.
  • * Milton
  • that crude apple that diverted Eve
  • To distract.
  • Don't let him divert your attention; keep your eye on the ball.
  • To entertain or amuse (by diverting the attention)
  • * C. J. Smith
  • We are amused by a tale, diverted by a comedy.
  • (obsolete) To turn aside; to digress.
  • I diverted to see one of the prince's palaces. — Evelyn.

    Synonyms

    * (to lead away from a course) offlead

    redivert

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To divert elsewhere.
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