1. [ verb ] move or draw apart

"The two paths diverge here"

Related terms: converge move branch divergence
2. [ verb ] (mathematics) have no limits; used of mathematical series
Related terms: converge converge be mathematics
3. [ verb ] extend in a different direction

"The lines start to diverge here" "Their interests diverged"

Related terms: converge divaricate bifurcate divergence
4. [ verb ] be at variance with; be out of line with
Synonyms: vary depart deviate
Related terms: conform differ contradict aberrate aberrate deviation variation discrepancy deviation mutant pervert deviation deviation
Similar spelling:   divergent