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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: discursive(0.00945 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to discursive.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: proceeding to a conclusion by reason or argument rather than
intuition [syn: dianoetic]
2: (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” [syn: digressive, excursive, rambling]
English → English (gcide)
Discursive \Dis*cur"sive\, a. [Cf. F. discursif. See
Discourse, and cf. Discoursive.]
1. Passing from one thing to another; ranging over a wide
field; roving; digressive; desultory. “Discursive
notices.” --De Quincey.
The power he [Shakespeare] delights to show is not
intense, but discursive. --Hazlitt.
A man rather tacit than discursive. --Carlyle.
2. Reasoning; proceeding from one ground to another, as in
Reason is her being,
Discursive or intuitive. --Milton.
-- Dis*cur"sive*ly, adv. -- Dis*cur"sive*ness, n.