extemporaneous
Pronunciation
  • (Canada) IPA: /əksˌtɛmpɚˈeɪni.əs/
  • (British) IPA: /ɛksˌtɛm.pɜː(ɹ)ˈeɪn.i.əs/
Adjective

extemporaneous

  1. Without preparation or advanced thought; offhand.
    "The lovely words of a prepared speech however cannot erase extemporaneous words and deeds — thousands of them — that have run contrary to those aspirations.”
Synonyms Related terms Translations


This text is extracted from the Wiktionary and it is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 license | Terms and conditions | Privacy policy 0.004
Offline English dictionary