Simple Definition of diversionary
: tending or intended to take attention away from someone or something important
Full Definition of diversionary
: tending to draw attention away from the principal concern : being a diversion
Examples of diversionary
This is nothing more than a diversionary tactic to distract attention from the issues.
First Known Use of diversionary
Rhymes with diversionary
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Britannica English: Translation of "diversionary" for Arabic speakers
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