divertive

[dih-vur-tiv, dahy-]

Origin of divertive

First recorded in 1590–1600; divert + -ive
Related formsun·di·ver·tive, adjective
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Examples from the Web for divertive

Historical Examples of divertive

  • The whole Work being intermix'd with variety of useful and divertive Relations, never before published.