digressional
adjective see digression

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Digressional — Di*gres sion*al, a. Pertaining to, or having the character of, a digression; departing from the main purpose or subject. T. Warton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • digressional — See digression. * * * …   Universalium

  • digressional — di·gres·sion·al …   English syllables

  • digressional — adjective see digression …   Useful english dictionary

  • digression — digressional, digressionary, adj. /di gresh euhn, duy /, n. 1. the act of digressing. 2. a passage or section that deviates from the central theme in speech or writing. [1325 75; ME < AF < L digression (s. of digressio) a going away, aside, equiv …   Universalium

  • digression — noun Date: 14th century 1. the act or an instance of digressing in a discourse or other usually organized literary work 2. archaic a going aside • digressional adjective • digressionary adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • digression — /daɪˈgrɛʃən/ (say duy greshuhn) noun 1. the act of digressing. 2. a portion of a discourse, etc., deviating from the main theme. –digressional, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • digression — [digresh′ən, dīgresh′ən] n. [ME < L digressio] an act or instance of digressing; a wandering from the main subject in talking or writing digressional adj …   English World dictionary

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