nondiscursive

adjective non·dis·cur·sive \ ˌnän-dis-ˈkər-siv \

Definition of nondiscursive

:not of or relating to language or discourse :not discursive
  • Making music, while it fulfills many emotional needs, is a nondiscursive enterprise; it doesn't take place within language.
  • —Randall Butler

First Known Use of nondiscursive

1838


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