Definitions For Deviation


  • A turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)
  • Deviate behavior
  • The error of a compass due to local magnetic disturbances
  • The difference between an observed value and the expected value of a variable or function
  • A variation that deviates from the standard or norm
  • An action, behavior, or condition that is different from what is usual or expected
  • The difference between the average of a group of numbers and a particular number in that group

Is Deviation a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Deviation is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Deviation in a Sentence

  • There have been slight deviations in the satellite's orbit.
  • Having juice instead of coffee was a deviation from his usual routine.
  • The pattern's deviation from the norm is significant.

Synonyms for Deviation

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