Meaning of DIGRESSION in English

n. Function: noun

a departure from a subject or theme FF1C; a digression from the main point of the speech FF1E;

Synonyms: aside, discursion, divagation, excursion, excursus, parenthesis

Related Words: episode, excurse, incident, underaction; deflection, deviation, divergence; departure; drifting, rambling, straying, wandering

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.