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digressive

[dih-gres-iv, dahy-] /dɪˈgrɛs ɪv, daɪ-/
adjective
1.
tending to digress; departing from the main subject.
Origin of digressive
1605-1615
From the Latin word dīgressīvus, dating back to 1605-15. See digress, -ive
Related forms
digressively, adverb
digressiveness, noun
undigressive, adjective
undigressively, adverb
undigressiveness, noun
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digressive

/daɪˈɡrɛsɪv/
adjective
1.
characterized by digression or tending to digress
Derived Forms
digressively, adverb
digressiveness, noun
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