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See definition of diverging on Dictionary.com
  • as incentrifugal
  • as indivergent
  • as inoblique
  • as intangential

synonyms for diverging

  • deviating
  • diffusive
  • divergent
  • eccentric
  • efferent
  • outward
  • radial
  • spiral
  • spreading
  • bent
  • diagonal
  • inclining
  • angled
  • askew
  • aslant
  • awry
  • crooked
  • distorted
  • on the bias
  • pitched
  • sideways
  • sideway
  • sidewise
  • slanted
  • sloping
  • tilted
  • tilting
  • tipped
  • tipping

antonyms for diverging

MOST RELEVANT
  • centripetal
  • agreeing
  • alike
  • conforming
  • correspondent
  • equal
  • harmonious
  • homogeneous
  • like
  • normal
  • same
  • similar
  • standard
  • uniform
  • convergent
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    How to use diverging in a sentence

    The diverging paths along which they pursued it had brought them to this common point.
    THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    A watery sunset, diverging rays of light, either direct from the sun or from behind a cloud, is indicative of rain.
    THE RAIN CLOUDANONYMOUS
    Two flocks of geese are swimming on the water, producing diverging ripples.
    TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
    It was then evident that we must continue up the Shyok valley and watch for an opportunity of diverging eastwards.
    TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
    They seem to issue from these tubercles, as little diverging streams from the rose of a watering-pot.
    AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY: VOL. III (OF 4)WILLIAM KIRBY
    The stri diverging outwards from the apices of the cones must be carefully distinguished from the stri of the cones themselves.
    THE WORKS OF FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR, VOLUME 1FRANCIS MAITLAND BALFOUR
    The ligament is external, the hinge has usually three diverging teeth in each valve, and the pallial line is sinuated.
    THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
    In the Bat's hand the membrane for flight is extended chiefly by four diverging metacarpal bones.
    DRAGONS OF THE AIRH. G. SEELEY
    Leaflets ovate or oblong, glandular, with diverging serratures.
    PARSONS ON THE ROSESAMUEL BROWNE PARSONS
    There were three diverging roads leading out and down from it.
    THE WOLF CUBPATRICK CASEY
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO DIVERGING

    • deviating
    • diffusive
    • divergent
    • diverging
    • eccentric
    • efferent
    • outward
    • radial
    • spiral
    • spreading
    • angled
    • askew
    • aslant
    • awry
    • bent
    • crooked
    • diagonal
    • distorted
    • diverging
    • inclining
    • on the bias
    • pitched
    • sideway
    • sideways
    • sidewise
    • slanted
    • sloping
    • tilted
    • tilting
    • tipped
    • tipping
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.