One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘dull, discursive prose’
rambling, digressive, meandering, wandering, maundering, diffuse, long, lengthy
circuitous, roundabout, circumlocutory, periphrastic
verbose, long-winded, prolix
British informal waffly
rare pleonastic, logorrhoeic, ambagious
2‘an elegant piece of work combining sound judgement with an excellent discursive style’
fluent, flowing, fluid, eloquent, articulate, elegant, expansive
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