deviate

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Synonyms for deviate

Synonyms for deviate

to turn away from a prescribed course of action or conduct

to turn aside, especially from the main subject in writing or speaking

to change the direction or course of

one whose sexual behavior differs from the accepted norm

Synonyms for deviate

be at variance with

cause to turn away from a previous or expected course

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markedly different from an accepted norm

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3, 2007) (stating that the deviatory crime was foreseeable "in order to carry out the actus reus of the crimes forming part of the common purpose"); Prosecutor v.
He said the memogate and other crises are just actually deviatory matters and the government is trying to bring the nation on the same page to confront internal and external crises.
Additionally, they called upon the Ministry of Information and Culture to prevent some TV channels from broadcasting "moral deviatory programs" Karzai thanked the ulema for their sense of patriotism and the role they played on key national issues.
The Leader further called on Iranian intelligence employees to adopt a position that goes beyond "sectarian and factional differences," urging them to remain vigilant against the "enemy's infiltration attempts and deviatory trends of thought.