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English Word:

extemporaneous


English Pronunciation:

ex•tem•po•ra•ne•ous


Adjective:


⇨Etymology

See Extempore.


⇨Definition

Composed, performed, or uttered on the spur of the moment, or without previous study; unpremeditated; off-hand; extempore; extemporary; as, an extemporaneous address or production. -- Extemporaneously,



Adverb:


⇨Definition

Extemporaneousness,n.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

From Late Latin extemporāneus, from Latin ex tempore.


Synonyms:

(without preparation): extemporal (archaic), improvised; see also :impromptu


Adjective:

Adjective extemporaneous (comparative more extemporaneous, superlative most extemporaneous) without preparation or advanced thought; offhand


Reference:

extemporaneous

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