to change one's course or direction <the deer abruptly diverged from its intended path the moment it spied the waiting lynx>
to go or move in different directions from a central point <at that point the road and the railroad tracks diverge> Related Words bestrew
, break up
, clear out
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up diverge? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).