What is another word for divert?

Need synonyms for divert? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Verb
Turn a different direction
more ❯
“Keep it this way, and maybe I could divert all questions.”
Verb
To entertain or amuse
more ❯
“I was diverted and entertained, but never truly absorbed.”
Verb
To divert one's mind or attention (to something else)
“A moment of weakness is when you divert someone's attention and throw ground habanero into their soup!”
Verb
To avoid, lessen, or guard against
more ❯
Verb
To arrange for something to belong to, or be officially controlled by, somebody else
more ❯
Verb
To alter something from its true state, typically to deceive
more ❯
Verb
To take care of oneself, to take responsibility for oneself
more ❯
Verb
To convince not to try or do
Verb
Misdirect
Verb
To deploy again
Verb
To cause to feel less close or friendly
more ❯
Verb
To stop, deflect or divert (something in progress or motion)
Verb
To frustrate or prevent (someone) from achieving an aim
more ❯
Verb
To change, or move, to an opposing or opposite side
Verb
To sing or play a serenade (for someone)
Verb
To suffuse with vigor, life, energy, or spirit
more ❯
Verb
To use, empty or drain completely
more ❯
Verb
Be in or move into a sloping position
more ❯
Verb
Engage in activity for enjoyment and recreation
more ❯
Verb
(colloquial) To poke fun at or make fun of
more ❯
Verb
To fluctuate from one condition, form, level or state to another
more ❯
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder
Watch and Learn
Sponsored Content

See Also

Nearby Words
6-letter Words Starting With
Sponsored Content
Advertisement
Find Synonyms
go
Advertisement
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2020