divertive

divertive

[dih-vur-tiv, dahy-]
adjective
diverting; amusing.

Origin:
1590–1600; divert + -ive

undivertive, adjective
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divert (daɪˈvɜːt)
 
vb
1.  to turn (a person or thing) aside from a course; deflect
2.  (tr) to entertain; amuse
3.  (tr) to distract the attention of
 
[C15: from French divertir, from Latin dīvertere to turn aside, from di-² + vertere to turn]
 
di'verter
 
n
 
di'vertible
 
adj
 
di'verting
 
adj
 
di'vertingly
 
adv
 
di'vertive
 
adj

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