1. an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates

- scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists

Similar word(s): recreation

Definition categories: act, activity

2. a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)

- a diversion from the main highway

Similar word(s): deflection, deflexion, deviation, digression, divagation

Definition categories: act, turn, turning

3. an attack calculated to draw enemy defense away from the point of the principal attack

Definition categories: act, attack, onrush, onset, onslaught