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deviates

noun
plural of deviate

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a person who has sunk below the normal moral standard
  • a sleazy bar that seemed to be an informal clubhouse for deviates

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deviates

verb
present tense third-person singular of deviate

Synonyms of deviates (Entry 2 of 2)

to change one's course or direction
  • sailors forced to deviate from their course in order to avoid the storm

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“Deviates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deviates. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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