Asked in Example Sentences
Use digression in a sentence?
Progression is moving forward, building up, getting bigger... Digression is growing smaller, weaker, fewer. (Also moving off of a topic while speaking). So... "The rapid digression of the endangered species greatly worried the scientists." ...
Asked in Criminal Law
What are the Federal Sentencing Guidelines for indecent assault?
The maximum sentence for indecent assault (sexual assault) is 20 years. This means that the sentence is at the digression of the judge, but by federal law it is not allowed to exceed 20 years. ...
Asked in Names and Name Meanings
What does digression mean?
is a section of a composition or speech that is an intentional change of subject. In Classical rhetoric since Corax of Syracuse, especially in Institutio Oratoria of Quintilian, the digression was a regular part of any oration or composition. ...