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deviate

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of deviate

  1. a person who has sunk below the normal moral standard <a sleazy bar that seemed to be an informal clubhouse for deviates> Synonyms backslider, debauchee, debaucher, decadent, degenerate, libertine, perv, pervert, profligate, rake, rakehell, ripRelated Words bankrupt, delinquent, derelict, incorrigible; blackguard, cad, heel, knave, miscreant, rascal, reprobate, rogue, scoundrel, villain; lecher, playboy, playgirl, satyrNear Antonyms saint




deviate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of deviate

  1. to change one's course or direction <sailors forced to deviate from their course in order to avoid the storm> Synonyms detour, turn, diverge, sheer, swerve, swing, turn off, veer, wheelRelated Words tack, zigzag; double (back), turn back




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