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discursive

adjective
 
 
/dɪˈskɜː.sɪv/ US  /-skɝː-/
involving discussion
涉及讨论的
a discursive essay
东拉西扯的文章
Debate and discussion
formal mainly disapproving talking about or dealing with subjects which are only slightly connected with the main subject for longer than necessary
东拉西扯的,不着边际的
a discursive writer/speech
东拉西扯的作家/文章/演讲
Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
Translations of “discursive”
in Chinese (Traditional) 涉及討論的, 東拉西扯的,不著邊際的…
(Definition of discursive from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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