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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: diversion(0.02437 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to diversion.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; “scuba
diving is provided as a diversion for tourists”; “for
recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword
puzzles”; “drug abuse is often regarded as a form of
recreation” [syn: recreation]
2: a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern); “a
diversion from the main highway”; “a digression into
irrelevant details”; “a deflection from his goal” [syn: deviation,
digression, deflection, deflexion, divagation]
3: an attack calculated to draw enemy defense away from the
point of the principal attack [syn: diversionary attack]
English → English (gcide)
Diversion \Di*ver"sion\, n. [Cf. F. diversion. See Divert.]
1. The act of turning aside from any course, occupation, or
object; as, the diversion of a stream from its channel;
diversion of the mind from business.
2. That which diverts; that which turns or draws the mind
from care or study, and thus relaxes and amuses; sport;
play; pastime; as, the diversions of youth. “Public
diversions.” --V. Knox.
Such productions of wit and humor as expose vice and
folly, furnish useful diversion to readers.
3. (Mil.) The act of drawing the attention and force of an
enemy from the point where the principal attack is to be
made; the attack, alarm, or feint which diverts.
Syn: Amusement; entertainment; pastime; recreation; sport;
game; play; solace; merriment.