Meaning of “diverge” - Learner’s Dictionary

diverge

verb [ I ] uk us /daɪˈvɜːdʒ/

to be different, or to develop in a different way:

Over the years our interests have diverged.

to go in different directions:

At that point, the paths diverged.
divergence noun [ C, U ]

(Definition of “diverge” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)