distract

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Stroeve could not bear to be alone, and I exhausted myself in efforts to distract him.
PC Neil Powell, fraud investigator at Chase divisional crime bureau, said: "Unfortunately this type of crime, where offenders look over the shoulder of people using their credit or debit cards to see their pin number and then one person distracts a victim while the other steals the cards, is quite widespread nationally.
It may not distract the singer but it certainly distracts me.