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diverge
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

3 uses
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Definition
to move apart; or be or become different
  • The moment was too propitious for the display of that discursiveness which seemed the only bond of union among tempers so divergent.
    Episode 14 — Oxen Of The Sun (59% in)
  • It is susceptible of nodes or modes as far apart as hyperphrygian and mixolydian and of texts so divergent as priests haihooping round David's that is Circe's or what am I saying Ceres' altar and David's tip from the stable to his chief bassoonist about the alrightness of his almightiness.
    Episode 15 — Circe (43% in)
  • Were their views on some points divergent?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (1% in)

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