from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A going out of the way; a digression.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A going far out of the way: used literally or figuratively.


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  • He'd been right-so far-about Hiram not countenancing lynching, but it was clear that public opinion was not in our favor.

    A Breath of Snow and Ashes


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