Translation of "deviate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈdiː.vi.eɪt/ us

to do something that is different from the usual or common way of behaving

apartarse de algo
The recent pattern of weather deviates from the norm for this time of year.

to go in a different direction

desviarse de algo
The path follows the river closely, occasionally deviating around a clump of trees.
deviation noun uk /ˌdiː.viˈeɪ.ʃən/ us

Any deviation from the party philosophy is seen as betrayal.

(Translation of “deviate” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈdiːvieit/

to turn aside, especially from a right, normal or standard course

She refuses to deviate from her routine.
deviation noun

a deviation from what is regarded as normal.

(Translation of “deviate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)