Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Pertaining to, or having the character of, a digression; departing from the main purpose or subject.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or having the character of, a digression; departing from the main purpose or subject.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or consisting in digression; departing from the main purpose or subject.

Etymologies

digression +‎ -al (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But worker's wages are staggering and you know the dilapidated housing and the digressional school system in cities.

    CNN Transcript Nov 1, 2008

  • a very extensive system of distresses arising out of the latest, the eighth of these digressional adventures ....

    Mr. Britling Sees It Through

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