Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to diversionary: diversionary tactics
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • adj

Words related to diversionary

(of tactics e

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The NPA, he said, could sow violence in the province against government forces and public officials as a diversionary tactics to lessen the pressure against communist rebels in Negros Island.
'This focus on semantics and misguided attempt to take a non-issue and turn it into one is nothing but diversionary tactics and smacks of desperate politics by Barisan Nasional,' Shakeer said in a statement.
'Do not be fooled by their diversionary scheme,' the senator, who is detained on drug charges in Camp Crame, added in Filipino.'Let's just focus on more important issues, such as President Rodrigo Duterte's possible involvement in illegal drug activities.'
The PDP has implicit confidence in the competence of our legal team to handle the diversionary antics and technicalities of the APC to unnecessarily overstrain the tribunal and derail the course of justice in the matter.
Diversionary routes have other benefits: 1 Freight trains can use it therefore not delaying passenger services.
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sep 16 ( ANI ): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saying that the latter has resorted to "diversionary tactics" for electoral benefit in upcoming elections.
* Wherever diversionary feeding was used, reports of "nuisance" bears dropped 80 percent, saving the lives of numerous bears who might otherwise have been killed.
Earlier today, a Russian request for a meeting with Boris Johnson to discuss the nerve agent attack on the former double agent and his daughter was dismissed by the UK as a "diversionary tactic".
A RUSSIAN request for a meeting with Boris Johnson to discuss the nerve agent attack on former double-agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia has been dismissed as a "diversionary tactic" by the UK.
'India has been using diversionary tactics every time the issue of Kashmir and the inhumane treatment of Kashmiris by India starts gaining traction globally,' she added.
Scholars have approached the topic, known as the diversionary theory, from different dimensions.
The main theme of the meeting would be the 2022 State House race and having Mr Musyoka as the opposition coalition flagbearer.2022 ELECTIONThe Wiper Party meeting comes amidst speculation that the tml" target="_blankno-show by Mr Musyoka, Mr Musalia Mudavadi of Amani National Congress, and Ford Kenya leader Moses Wetang'ula was tml" target="_blanka sign of a definite shift away from Mr Odinga ahead of 2022.On Monday, Wiper deputy Secretary-General Peter Mathuki said the party's eyes were set on 2022."This thing (swearing-in) is diversionary.
It's a reloadable diversionary device that's clever and more affordable to use.