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"We wanted it to look simple, without distractions," says Lobanov, who began his own design practice seven years ago.

YOU have to put away the distractions and be present in the lives of the people you love.

Every coach, every organization has their own way of handling distractions, some better than others.

Rumors, innuendo and passive aggressive jokes—those are huge distractions.

When Oates veers back into the war story, it is regrettable that certain factual inaccuracies become distractions.

On the morrow of that fatal day Diard went back to his old companions and found distractions for his mind in play.

But little distractions, irregular duties, worries, uncertainties—Jouffroy shook his head ominously.

The cessation of Welsh distractions had greatly favoured the advancement of Shrewsbury.

Remember that I have not seen Rose since I was last in town, six months ago, and then only amid the distractions of a gay season.

Elvira had sat down, she was used to these distractions, and it was rather melancholy than fear that now oppressed her.


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to distractions, such as: interruption, complication, disturbance, aberration, confusion, and interference.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.