diverted : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v turn aside; turn away from
- v send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one
- v occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion
- v withdraw (money) and move into a different location, often secretly and with dishonest intentions
- s pleasantly occupied
- Those flights are just recorded as "diverted" or "cancelled," regardless if passengers have sat on the planes for hours, according to Smallen.
- Escorted by Air Force fighters, Flight 63 was diverted to Boston, where Reid was taken into custody.
- If, in the process, that diverted some savings that was otherwise serving to drive up the price apartments in Shanghai and it definitely did that was fine, too.
News & Articles
- Flights To Denver Diverted By High Winds
High winds have diverted 23 flights that were scheduled to land at Denver International Airport.
June 14, 2013 - KKTV 11 Colorado Springs
- Winds cause 23 flights to be diverted from DIA
High winds caused 23 flights to be diverted from Denver International Airport to surrounding locations, including Colorado Springs, Thursday night.
June 14, 2013 - Denver Post
- United flight diverted to Phoenix for strange odor
Authorities say a United Airlines flight from Houston to Los Angeles has been diverted to Phoenix after a strange odor was reported on board. Officials with the Federal Aviation Administration and Phoenix ...
June 12, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
- Gordon Brown in Newser
We will not be deterred, dissuaded or diverted from taking whatever measures are necessary to protect our security,Brown said. "When the main terrorist threat facing Britain emanates from Afghanistan and Pakistan; and when, although the...
- Andy MacPhail in CNN
We would have loved to have had the player, who appealed to us because of the special circumstances of where he's from and where we are. We diverted from our plan to try to get him,said Orioles president of baseball operations Andy MacPhail....
- Brock Lesnar in TSN
With the strong support of state and local law enforcement, I vetoed several similar pieces of legislation as Governor of Arizona, because they would have diverted critical law enforcement resources from the most serious threats to public safety... Janet Napolitano http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Janet_Napolitano&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEJ5OpkXElQ2lvrEP3dkBmYee88UQ International Business Times http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.ibtimes.com/articles/33306/20100707/immigration-arizona.htm&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNHixuox7pwsjGvs4VjPllI5LDzkHg Jul 7, 2010
29248 148233 diverticula I had a rupture of one of my diverticula, which means I had a hole in my stomach," Lesnar told ESPN. "The Doctor [in Bismarck, North Dakota] put me on antibiotics, put me on pain medication and wanted for me to heal myself......versus the...