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Definitionwander from a direct or straight course — especially verbally
- 'Perhaps not,' said Mr. Wickfield; 'and you bring me back to the question, with an apology for digressing.Chapters 16-18 (3% in)
- This is a digression.Chapters 25-27 (55% in)
- From this digression, let me proceed to Dover.Chapters 37-39 (61% in)
- But I will not digress.Chapters 49-51 (3% in)
There are no more uses of "digress" in David Copperfield.
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