[DES-uhl-tor-ee]

adjective

Disconnected remarks; aimless.

We had just been seated in a nice restaurant when her desultory remarks about my missing testicle started.


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“Desultory.” The Effin’ Word, The Effin’ Word, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/desultory. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

The Effin’ Word, s.v. “desultory”, accessed August 5, 2021, https://effinwords.com/dictionary/desultory.

The Effin’ Word. (n.d.). Desultory. In The Effin’ Word. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://effinwords.com/dictionary/desultory


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