to start to talk about something that is not connected with the main point of what you are sayingverbjump to other results
NAmE//daɪˈɡrɛs//, NAmE//dɪˈɡrɛs//[intransitive](formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they digress
he / she / it digresses
past simple digressed
-ing form digressing
digressionjump to other results
NAmE//daɪˈɡrɛʃn//, NAmE//dɪˈɡrɛʃn//noun [countable, uncountable] After several digressions, he finally got to the point.