Translation of "diverge" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˌdaɪˈvɜːdʒ/ us /dɪˈvɝːdʒ/

to follow a different direction, or to be or become different

They walked along the road together until they reached the village, but then their paths diverged.
Although the two organizations have worked together for many years, their objectives have diverged recently.
→ Opposite converge
divergent adjective uk /-ˈvɜː.dʒənt/ us

They hold widely divergent opinions on controversial issues like abortion.

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


verb /daiˈvəːdʒ/

to separate and go in different directions

divergir, bifurcarse
The roads diverge three kilometres/kilometers further on.

to differ (from someone or something else); to go away (from a standard)

This is where our opinions diverge.
divergence noun

a divergence of opinion.
divergent adjective

The two brothers had taken divergent career routes.
diverging lens noun (plural diverging lenses)

(physics) a lens that causes a parallel beam of light passing through it to diverge.

Lentes Divergentes

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