digressive

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adjective di·gres·sive \-ˈgre-siv\

Definition of digressive

  1. :  characterized by digressions a digressive talk

digressively

adverb

digressiveness

noun

Examples of digressive in a Sentence

  1. a digressive lecture on current events around the world

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First Known Use of digressive

circa 1611



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