Synonyms of excursive
rambling • He wrote a rambling letter to his wife.
wandering • a band of wandering musicians
devious • He followed a devious route.
errant (old-fashioned, literary) • the days of King Arthur's knights errant
episodic • an episodic narrative of unrelated characters
discursive • The book is characterized by a reflective, discursive style.
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deviousA devious route or path to a place involves many changes in direction, rather than being as straight and direct as possible.
• He followed a devious route.
digressivecharacterized by digression or tending to digress
discursiveIf a style of writing is discursive, it includes a lot of facts or opinions that are not necessarily relevant.
• The book is characterized by a reflective, discursive style.
Thesaurus for excursive from the Collins English Thesaurus