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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sprawling, straggling, rambling, straggly(adj)

    spreading out in different directions

    "sprawling handwriting"; "straggling branches"; "straggly hair"

    Synonyms:
    wandering(a), sprawling, winding, straggly, discursive, excursive, digressive, meandering(a), straggling

    Antonyms:
    direct, tidy

  2. digressive, discursive, excursive, rambling(adj)

    (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"

    Synonyms:
    wandering(a), sprawling, winding, straggly, discursive, excursive, digressive, meandering(a), dianoetic, tangential, straggling

    Antonyms:
    direct, tidy

  3. meandering(a), rambling, wandering(a), winding(adj)

    of a path e.g.

    "meandering streams"; "rambling forest paths"; "the river followed its wandering course"; "a winding country road"

    Antonyms:
    tidy, direct

Editors Contribution

  1. circumlocutions

    indirect way of speaking

    Submitted by acronimous on February 2, 2014  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rambling(n.)

    Synonyms:
    stroll, ramble

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. rambling(a)

    Synonyms:
    roving, wandering, discursive, digressive, incoherent

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