Meaning of DIGRESSION in English

DIGRESSION

noun a turning aside from the right path; transgression; offense.

2. digression ·noun the elongation, or angular distance from the sun;

— said chiefly of the inferior planets.

3. digression ·noun the act of digressing or deviating, ·esp. from the main subject of a discourse; hence, a part of a discourse deviating from its main design or subject.

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