Synonyms and Antonyms of divergence
1 a movement in different directions away from a common point a growing divergence of opinion about that U.S. president's place in history Synonyms of divergence bifurcation, divarication, divergency, separation Words Related to divergence difference, disagreement, discrepancy, disparateness, disparity, dissidence, dissimilarity, distinction, distinctiveness, distinctness, diversity, unlikeness Phrases parting of the ways Near Antonyms of divergence accord, agreement; likeness, similarity Antonyms of divergence convergence
2 a turning away from a course or standard any divergence from the community's strict moral code was met with social ostracism Synonyms of divergence deflection, departure, detour, deviation, divagation, divergency, diversion Words Related to divergence regression, retrogression, reversion Near Antonyms of divergence adherence
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