Origin of digress
synonym study for digress
OTHER WORDS FROM digressdi·gress·er, noundi·gress·ing·ly, adverbre·di·gress, verb (used without object)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH digressdigress , diverge
How to use digress in a sentence
Once his one-track mind got to functioning on a certain objective it seldom digressed.
But I have already digressed too far, and must return to the main issue.Memoirs of Arthur Hamilton, B. A. Of Trinity College, Cambridge|Arthur Christopher Benson
But to return to our former subject, from which we digressed.
"That light you see there straight ahead is in the ranch house," digressed the Indian.Where the Trail Divides|Will Lillibridge
We have already digressed further from our original intention than we ought, and you would have us wander still further away.Statesman|Plato