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verb [intransitive] deviate pronunciation in British English /ˈdiːvieɪt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theydeviate
he/she/itdeviates
present participledeviating
past tensedeviated
past participledeviated
  1. to start doing something different from what is expected or agreed
    Try not to deviate too much from the script.

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