Deviate and Stay


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Deviate verb – To change one's course or direction.
Stay is an antonym for deviate in stray from normal path topic.
Nearby Words: deviation, deviant, deviating, deviance
Antonyms for Deviate


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Stay verb – To continue to be in a place for a significant amount of time.
Deviate is an antonym for stay.
Nearby Words: stayed, staying
Antonyms for Stay
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times deviate times stay times
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Stay and Deviate. (2016). Retrieved 2020, July 08, from
Deviate & Stay. N.p., 2016. Web. 08 Jul. 2020. <>.
Stay or Deviate. 2016. Accessed July 08, 2020.

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