As adjectives the difference between discursive and discoursive
is that discursive
is (of speech or writing) tending to digress from the main point; rambling while discoursive
is of or pertaining to discourse or reasoning.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(of speech or writing) Tending to digress from the main point; rambling.
(philosophy) Using reason and argument rather than intuition.
- This means, at times, long and perhaps overly discursive discussions of other taxa.
of or pertaining to discourse or reasoning
- The epic is everywhere interlaced with dialogue or discoursive scenes.