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Synonyms for sidetrackˈsaɪdˌtræk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. siding, railroad siding, turnout, sidetrack(verb)

    a short stretch of railroad track used to store rolling stock or enable trains on the same line to pass

    Synonyms:
    widening, output, outturn, sidetrack, rig, turnout, getup, siding, outfit, railroad siding

  2. sidetrack, depart, digress, straggle(verb)

    wander from a direct or straight course

    Synonyms:
    go, quit, set forth, sidetrack, take off, take leave, go away, divagate, start out, sprawl, vary, digress, part, start, wander, stray, depart, diverge, straggle, leave, set out, deviate, set off, pull up stakes

Wiktionary

  1. sidetrack(verb)

    To deviate briefly from the topic at hand.

    Synonyms:
    digress

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divert

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