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digress
used in Henry IV, Part 2

only 1 use
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Definition
wander from a direct or straight course — typically verbally
  • But this is mere digression from my purpose.
    4.1 — Act 4 Scene 1 — Yorkshire. Gaultree Forest (62% in)
digression = wandering from a direct or straight course

(editor's note:  The suffix "-sion", converts a verb into a noun that denotes the action or result of the verb. Typically, there is a slight change in the ending of the root verb, as in admission from admit, discussion from discuss, and invasion from invade.)
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