Definition of digressive
: characterized by digressions a digressive talk
Examples of digressive in a Sentence
a digressive lecture on current events around the world
Recent Examples of digressive from the Web
The novel explores the mysteries in a wandering, digressive sort of way, as if to recreate the brain-fog that grips the city in its baffling 20 days.
Morris answers his more lively and particular commenters at length, weaving together the comments and annotating them in a loopy, digressive, but rigorous way that a friend, writer Ron Rosenbaum, has identified as an entirely new form of essay.
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