Synonyms and Antonyms of diversion
someone or something that provides amusement or enjoyment
- A scavenger hunt was organized as a diversion for the guests at the party.
escape, pastime, time killer
binge, fling, frolic, gambol, lark, revel, rollick, romp, spree
carousing, conviviality, festivity, gaiety (also gayety), hilarity, jollification, jollity, merrymaking, reveling (or revelling), revelry, whoopee
laugh, riot, scream
the act or activity of providing pleasure or amusement especially for the public
- Movies and television became two of the most popular and influential diversions of the 20th century.
nightlife, show business
delectation, delight, enjoyment, joy, mirth
gratification, relaxation, relief, satisfaction
exhibition, performance, presentation, presentment, production, show, spectacle
a turning away from a course or standard
- carefully weighed testimony that did not contain the slightest diversion from the truth