Going off on a __ (digressing) crossword clue

If you're trying to solve the Newsday crossword and you got stuck on the clue Going off on a __ (digressing) then you're in the right place! We've been working hard on this Newsday crossword puzzle, and after gathering all of the other hints and relevant information concerning the clue Going off on a __ (digressing) we've finally found the answer. The answer we found for the clue Going off on a __ (digressing) is:

sponsored ad

The answer has 7 letters: TANGENT

Last usage in Newsday.com crossword puzzle.