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What is the opposite of diversion?

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Noun
Opposite of the action of turning something aside from its course
Noun
Opposite of a pleasant or amusing pastime or activity
Noun
Opposite of a state or period of rest, relaxation or enjoyment
Noun
Opposite of the action of departing from an established course or accepted standard
“The interdependent self focuses on socio-centric values such as dependence on others, duty, and conformity to social norms.”
Noun
Opposite of a deviation or digression from an accepted or usual method or topic
Noun
Opposite of an alternative route for use by traffic when the usual road is temporarily closed
Noun
Opposite of a recreational diversion
“I worked in a public relations firm, downtown in the World Trade Center, and it was my daily grind.”
Noun
Opposite of a departure from the subject, course, or idea at hand
“The modern theme of friendship as with an emotional bond is brought into focus.”
Noun
Opposite of something interesting or enjoyable that provides a short respite from a tense or tedious situation
“Ann's husband was never willing to confront the moment when seriousness should hold sway.”
Noun
Opposite of a form of temporary distraction
“In its early years, radio was still a personal medium that was listened to alone with the headphones on, allowing for the immersion of oneself in another world.”
Noun
Opposite of an event or item that is out of the ordinary and gives great pleasure
“Early dinners are a routine for us and normally consist of a protein with roast vegetables.”
Noun
Opposite of avoidance
Noun
Opposite of an inclination to escape from routine or reality into fantasy
Noun
Opposite of the state or experience of being alienated
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Opposite of a state of deriving, or a source that provides, gratification or enjoyment
“He twiddled his thumbs, not of want or desire, but out of sheer boredom.”
Noun
Opposite of amusement, entertainment, occasionally to excess
Noun
(informal) Opposite of departures from the norm
“The constancy of having lived in a busy city for the last five years is wearing on me.”
Noun
Opposite of a source of great satisfaction or enjoyment
“With all of the reality shows that make TV watching a complete bore, I was glad to finally see something new, fresh, absorbing and entertaining.”
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