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Definitions for digressive
dɪˈgrɛs ɪv, daɪ-di·gres·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. digressive, tangentialadjective

    of superficial relevance if any

    "a digressive allusion to the day of the week"; "a tangential remark"

  2. digressive, discursive, excursive, ramblingadjective

    (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects

    "amusingly digressive with satirical thrusts at women's fashions among other things"; "a rambling discursive book"; "his excursive remarks"; "a rambling speech about this and that"

Wiktionary

  1. digressiveadjective

    Marked by digression; rambling

Webster Dictionary

  1. Digressiveadjective

    departing from the main subject; partaking of the nature of digression

    Etymology: [Cf. F. digressif.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of digressive in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of digressive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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