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digress

verb aberrare, alter course, be diffuse, branch out, change direction, depart, detour, deviate, divaricate, diverge, divert, drift, expatiate, fly off at a tangent, go astray, meander, ramble, rove, shift, sidestep, sidetrack, skirt, stray, swerve, turn, veer, wander
See also: depart, detour, deviate, differ, vary
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Kirstie Rees (MSQ), Sean Raftery (MSQ deputy B'ham branch manager), Darren Rees (Quiz compiler), David Loudon (head of onshore branches MSQ, & Quizmaster)' Gareth Griffiths, Debbie Irwin, James McFarlane, Sam Payne, Simon Gilmour, John Darby, Sue Stott, Melissa Dickinson' Morgan Stanley Quilter held a charity quiz night at Digress for the "Get A-Head" charity.
Choking on debt is what left-wing tax-and-spend Democrats are supposed to be good at, but I digress.
At times, the logic of characterization may digress into technical pyrotechnics, as happened in an extended solo in Reggae Suite, a tribute to the music of Bob Marley that followed its endless, rolling beat just a bit too closely.
To digress a moment, opera queens--gay or straight--see opera as a sport with each aria an obstacle course for the singer: Can she handle the trill, will he go sharp on the high note, will she negotiate the two-octave drop, can he decrescendo on the high B-flat?
They add: [Friedman] didn't digress into why he personally had wanted to wager $300,000, several times the annual salary of a college professor .
I digress, my selections for the jumps Ten to Follow are - 1050 Black Jack Ketchum, 1109 Desert Quest, 1110 Detroit City, 1185 Hedgehunter, 1234 Kill Devil Hill, 1286 Monet's Garden, 1320 Noland, 1447 The Duke's Speech, 1478 Voy Por Ustedes and 1480 War Of Attrition.
Digress, on Newhall Street, was closed down by environmental health inspectors using emergency powers after a routine visit on Monday lunchtime.
Customers at the busy Digress bar were stunned as city environmental health officers swooped yesterday lunchtime.
Our neighbours appear to be ready to place an order for spoons, wooden, one for every ticket holder at Twickers, but I digress and intrude into grief so back to my theory.
He will be filming at Alexander Stadium, the home of the Birchfield Harriers, in Walsall Road, Perry Barr, on Saturday, September 11, and at Digress nightclub, at 12-22 Edmund House, in Newhall St, Birmingham, on Tuesday, September 7.
DIGRESS has a certain 'wow' factor as soon as you walk through the door.
Before we get to the 10th anniversary of the Canadian Film Centre, I want to digress slightly and ask you about your time at the head of the OFDC.