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10 example sentences for Discursive

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Discursive - Definition

»  talking or writing about many different things in an unorganized manner

Use Discursive in a sentence

  • When the writer was drunk, he often talked for hours in a discursive manner.

  • The professor’s lecture was hard to follow because of its discursive tone.

  • Confused by the question, the politician gave only a discursive response to the reporter.

  • Although I paid a great deal of attention to the debate, the discursive dialogue really confused me.

  • Because he was nervous during his speech, the young boy lost his train of thought and began to speak in a discursive way.

  • The mentally ill suspect was discursive when asked about his whereabouts on the night of the murder.

  • As a law student, you should be prepared for a series of discursive questions on legal ethics.

  • The author’s writing style was discursive and hard to comprehend.

  • Even though Joanna was normally a very organized person, she made a discursive speech during the graduation ceremony.

  • When Harry spoke in that discursive style of his, he went from topic to topic but made little sense.

More Vocabulary Words In Sentences:

Discursive Synonyms

long-winded, rambling, wordy, verbose, wandering

Discursive Antonyms

direct, straightforward

Related Forms

discursively (adverb), discursiveness (noun)

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