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To change from one subject or discussion to another

move

verb

to change from one subject to another in a discussion, speech, piece of writing etc

digress

verb

if you digress from a subject, you start to talk or write about something else

wander

verb

to talk about something that is not connected with the subject that you were talking about before

get away from

to talk about something different from what you should be talking about

drag in

to start talking about something that is not connected with what you are discussing and that other people do not want to talk about

bring

verb

used for saying that you have finished talking or writing about one thing and are going to talk or write about another

beat around/about the bush

to spend a long time getting to the main point of what you are saying, especially because it is embarrassing

digression

noun

stray

verb

to move away from a particular subject, usually without meaning to

get off

to stop talking about a subject because you have become interested in talking about something else

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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