- diverging; differing; deviating.
- pertaining to or causing divergence.
- (of a mathematical expression) having no finite limits.
- diverging or causing divergence
- (of opinions, interests, etc) different
- maths (of a series) having no limit; not convergent
- botany (of plant organs) farther apart at their tops than at their bases
1690s, from Modern Latin divergentem (nominative divergens), present participle of divergere (see diverge). Related: Divergently.