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distract

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to change the direction or course of

to persuade (a person) not to do something

to occupy in an agreeable or pleasing way

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send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one

occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion

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withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions

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My roving excursion this day had fatigued my body, and diverted my imagination.
Islamabad -- Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan has said that India will do fake operation to divert attention from occupied Kashmir.
But nevertheless, there were eight occasions when hospitals were forced to divert all ambulances to a unit in a nearby town.
The Governor also offered a Sh10,000 cash reward for anyone who reports County officials who are colluding with the cartels to divert piped water for their own personal benefit.
Featuring wide, anodized aluminum slats that minimize gaps for maximum product support and coverage, the machine carries product to its divert destination the shoe sorter gently.
Dubai: An Etihad Airways pilot passed away while operating a flight from Abu Dhabi to Amsterdam, leading the carrier to divert its path and make an emergency landing in Kuwait.
For high-speed diverting applications, including e-commerce and parcel operations, the ProSort 100 Elite family of sorters is comprised of dual-sided divert units that handle a variety of small items, including envelope flats, poly bags and fragile or ultra-light products.
The Public Works Authority, Ashghal, will permanently divert a 600 metre section of Al Kassarat Street to enable the completion and connection of a 22 kilometre expressway project in Dohas south.
CNA said the captain had decided to divert the flight to Cyprus as a precaution.
Just prior to reaching the initial, the Air Boss again came up on the radio and directed me to divert to our primary divert field, NAS Sigonella, Sicily, approximately 130 nautical miles to the north.
Jonesboro, AZ, October 17, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc., manufacturers of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions, provided a video demonstration how to adjust the ProSort SC divert bank.
AN innovative initiative to divert all waste from Co-operative food stores away from landfill has won a leading industry award for environmental sustainability.
The pilot requested permission to divert to Shannon and an ambulance and doctor meet the aircraft.
When the flight was running out of fuel, the pilot decided to divert the plane to a nearby destination, Jaipur.
The flight, which was also inbound from Paris, was forced to divert to the West Sussex airport after a safety fear onboard the Dash 8 aircraft.