Synonyms of diverting


1. deviate, divert, turn

usage: turn aside; turn away from

2. divert, send, direct

usage: send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one

3. amuse, divert, disport, entertain

usage: occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion; "The play amused the ladies"

4. divert, hive off, withdraw, draw, take out, draw off

usage: withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions


1. amusing, amusive, diverting, interesting (vs. uninteresting)

usage: providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story"

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Definition and meaning of diverting (Dictionary)