adverb see excursive

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  • Excursively — Excursive Ex*cur sive, a. Prone to make excursions; wandering; roving; exploring; as, an excursive fancy. [1913 Webster] The course of excursive . . . understandings. I. Taylor. {Ex*cur sive*ly}, adv. {Ex*cur sive*ness},, n. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • excursively — See excursive. * * * …   Universalium

  • excursively — adverb In an excursive manner …   Wiktionary

  • excursively — adv. in a wandering manner, in a rambling manner, erratically …   English contemporary dictionary

  • excursively — ex·cur·sive·ly …   English syllables

  • excursively — adverb see excursive …   Useful english dictionary

  • excursive — excursively, adv. excursiveness, n. /ik skerr siv/, adj. 1. given to making excursions in speech, thought, etc.; wandering; digressive. 2. of the nature of such excursions; rambling; desultory: excursive conversation. [1665 75; < L excurs(us)… …   Universalium

  • excursive — adjective Date: 1659 constituting a digression ; characterized by digression • excursively adverb • excursiveness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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