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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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In his Friday's sermon delivered at Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh today, Sheikh Abdulaziz said if you look at their actions and behaviors, you see deviating behaviors, wrong acts, crimes, evils, scourges, and corruption, stressing that Islam forbids killing Muslims, citing verses from the Holy Quran in which Allah Almighty says, "If a man kills a Believer intentionally, his recompense is Hell, to abide therein (forever): and the wrath and the curse of Allah are upon him, and a dreadful penalty is prepared for him".
2007 DIN 1846 - with Druckzumischanlage (DZA - optional) - however, deviating from the norm with water tank about 4 000 liters including firefighting technical equipment according to the latest standardization and technology.
Global Banking News-March 1, 2012--Volcker warns banks in Abu Dhabi against deviating from basic banking(C)2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
Brand-Ballard distinguishes, "between invalidating legal rules and deviating from valid legal rules.
But rather than deviating at 50 miles out, super-bold pilots will often still push on, hoping to find an opening as they get closer.
Sadly, I was like the crew of the American MD-80 at Little Rock, in which an overworked crew landed in high crosswinds (gusts to 45 knots, up to 80 degrees), in heavy rain (RVR 2400), and with lightning nearby without ever considering deviating.
Standardized controls and procedures force managers to think carefully about deviating from the process.
Unfortunately, in deviating from proven OECD and U.
This ambitious and venturesome book -- dedicated to and drawing on but also deviating from the work of Hans Blumenberg -- is an inter- (or super-) disciplinary study of the transformation of Western scientific thought from a pre- to a post-modern orientation, focusing on our modern interlude.
21 Kyodo Japan's first Mars probe ''Nozomi'' (Hope) got back on track to the red planet Monday after briefly deviating from course, an Education Ministry institute said.
This literature shows that deviating from strategies that fit an environment harms performances.