verb (used without object), di·verged, di·verg·ing.
verb (used with object), di·verged, di·verg·ing.
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Earnings reports in recent days have shown how retailers’ fortunes have diverged in the pandemic.Retail Jingle Bells to Ring Longer Than Ever Before|Charu Kasturi|September 9, 2020|Ozy
“All of the models start to diverge around the middle of the century, depending on what path we set ourselves on,” Barnard said.Nobody’s Talking About the Sports Arena Flood Zone|MacKenzie Elmer|August 19, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The two approaches diverged substantially in philosophy and implementation.Inside China’s unexpected quest to protect data privacy|Tate Ryan-Mosley|August 19, 2020|MIT Technology Review
The researchers estimate that the tuatara and their ancestors diverged from snakes and lizards about 250 million years ago, meaning the group predates even the oldest dinosaurs.How tuatara live so long and can withstand cool weather|Jake Buehler|August 5, 2020|Science News
Based on the evolutionary relationship among the 68 coronaviruses, the researchers estimate that the branch of the virus family tree that leads to SARS-CoV-2 diverged from related viruses between 1948 and 1982.Close relatives of the coronavirus may have been in bats for decades|Erin Garcia de Jesus|July 28, 2020|Science News
What we call “culture” refers to a broad range of concepts and ideas that overlap and diverge at various points.How Much Does 'Culture' Matter for 'Inner-City' Poverty?|Jamelle Bouie|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The right and left, he contends, diverge not just in opinions but also in thought processes and behavior.
While interests may diverge these days, the U.S.-Israel alliance is incredibly strong—and there is comfort in that.
How difficult was it to structure the season, and how much—if at all—do you diverge from the source material?
And it is here that the interests of the president and his legislative troops may diverge.
Columbids are almost unquestionably monophyletic, and two lines would have had to diverge and then converge.Jaw Musculature of the Mourning and White-winged Doves|Robert L. Merz
From the apex of each cone there diverge towards the base a series of excessively fine stri.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1|Francis Maitland Balfour
The latter had to diverge at that place to leave a letter at the house of a man named Patrick Grady.Post Haste|R.M. Ballantyne
There are generally two to each insect, which diverge somewhat.The Mosaic History of the Creation of the World|Thomas Wood
The course had been over high pressure-waves and in some places we had to diverge on account of crevasses and—fresh water!The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson