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diverts

verb
present tense third-person singular of divert

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2 to change the course or direction of (something)
  • the bike race was diverted around the construction zone

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3 to draw the attention or mind to something else
  • trying to divert the child with a toy while the doctor was giving her a shot

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“Diverts.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/diverts. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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