Definition of discussive in English:

discussive

adjective

  • 1Of the nature of, relating to, or characterized by discussion or debate.

  • 2Of or characterized by reasoned argument or thought.

Origin

Mid 16th century (in an earlier sense). Partly (i) from post-classical Latin discussivus that serves to rebut, that distinguishes from classical Latin discuss-, past participial stem of discutere + -īvus.

Pronunciation

discussive

/dɪˈskʌsɪv/