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Definition of Digression

Digression
Digression Di*gres"sion, n. [L. digressio: cf. F. digression.] 1. The act of digressing or deviating, esp. from the main subject of a discourse; hence, a part of a discourse deviating from its main design or subject. The digressions I can not excuse otherwise, than by the confidence that no man will read them. --Sir W. Temple. 2. A turning aside from the right path; transgression; offense. [R.] Then my digression is so vile, so base, That it will live engraven in my face. --Shak. 3. (Anat.) The elongation, or angular distance from the sun; -- said chiefly of the inferior planets. [R.]

Meaning of Digression from wikipedia

- Digression (parékbasis in Gr****, egressio, digressio and excursion in Latin) is a section of a composition or speech that marks a temporary shift of subject;...
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- Types of repetition include "exact repetition" (aaa), "repetition after digression" (aba or aba'), and "nonrepetition" (abcd). Copland and Slatkin offer...
- season Title  Directed by  Written by  Original air date  Part 1 24.9 0 "Digression: Hinata Sakaguchi" Transcription: "Kanwa: Hinata Sakaguchi" (****anese:...
- of Notre-Dame and Toilers of the Sea. One biographer noted that "the digressions of genius are easily pardoned". The topics Hugo addresses include cloistered...
- providing a connectivity of that particular producer's television "world". Digression Expanded universe List of media spin-offs List of television spin-offs...
- Quantock Hills, from Days Off and Other Digressions Antwerp Road The Art of Leaving Off, from Days Off and Other Digressions Ashes of Vengeance (a half-told tale)...
- The Digressions in Beowulf". Modern Language Notes. 70 (7): 521–524. doi:10.2307/3039650. JSTOR 3039650. Bonjour, Adrien (1950). The Digressions in Beowulf...
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- 2021. Sepinwall, Alan (2020-10-22). "'How to With John Wilson': Where Digression Meets Delight". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2020-11-24. Pemberton, Nathan...
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