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1. tangential

adjective. ['tænˈdʒɛnʃəl'] of superficial relevance if any.

Synonyms

  • digressive

Antonyms

  • direct
  • germane

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Words that Rhyme with Tangential

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Example sentences of the word tangential


1. Adjective
Move to a tangential subject or skill after the student has described the first thing at which he excells.

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