DIVERGENCE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of divergence
n. difference; deviation; separation; the act of moving away in different direction
An angle is formed by the divergence of two straight lines.
Sentence in Classic:
When the lad ended she began, precisely in the same words, and ranted on without hitch or divergence till she too reached the end.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
Jordan Baker instinctively avoided clever shrewd men and now I saw that this was because she felt safer on a plane where any divergence from a code would be thought impossible.
The Great Gatsby By F. Scott Fitzgerald Context
I kept her brown figure always in my eye and, when we came near the point at which our ways diverged, I quickened my pace and passed her.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
But he felt less and less hopeful with each failure, and presently began to turn off into diverging avenues at sheer random, in desperate hope of finding the one that was wanted.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Shtcherbatsky moved away from them, and Kitty, going up to a card table, sat down, and, taking up the chalk, began drawing diverging circles over the new green cloth.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Berthier wrote to his Emperor (we know how far commanding officers allow themselves to diverge from the truth in describing the condition of an army) and this is what he said:.
War and Peace(V5) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Spenlow and I falling into this conversation, prolonged it and our saunter to and fro, until we diverged into general topics.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Also, in addition to the great divergency of views expressed thereat, there was visible in all the speakers an invincible tendency to indecision which led them at one moment to make assertions, and at the next to contradict the same.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Soon the two ships diverged their wakes; and long as the strange vessel was in view, she was seen to yaw hither and thither at every dark spot, however small, on the sea.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context