What is another word for distracting?

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Adjective
Preventing concentration or diverting attention
“I found the guitar accompaniment was often distracting from the lyrics.”
Adjective
Causing or tending to cause disruption
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Which catches someone's attention
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Making or characterized by a noisy outcry
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Deceptive or tending to mislead or create a false impression
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Enjoyable or amusing
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Causing one to lose courage or confidence
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(rare) Instigating the curiosity or attention of someone
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Present participle for to divert one's mind or attention (to something else)
“That question is the only thing that could possibly distract me from what has just happened.”
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Present participle for to bother or cause unease to one's mental or emotional state
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“Worried that the news would distract me before my exams, she tried her best to hide the letter.”
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Present participle for to divert or distract (someone) from a main issue or course of action
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Present participle for to speak or act in a deliberately vague way to gain more time to deal with something
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Present participle for to cause to become angry
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Present participle for to attract or lure by temptation
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