extemporaneous definition

  • adjective:
    • completed or carried out with little or no planning; impromptu: an extemporaneous piano recital.
    • developed in advance but delivered without notes or text: an extemporaneous address.
    • Skilled at or given to unrehearsed speech or performance: an accomplished extemporaneous speaker.
    • Provided, made, or adjusted as an expedient; makeshift: an extemporaneous policy choice.
    • without planning or higher level idea; offhand
    • Composed, performed, or uttered on the spur-of-the-moment, or without previous research; unpremeditated; off-hand; ad-lib; extempore; extemporary.
    • with little to no or no planning or forethought
    • performed or done with little to no or no planning; impromptu: an extemporaneous piano recital.
    • ready in advance but delivered without records or text: an extemporaneous speech.
    • competent at or given to unrehearsed message or overall performance: an established extemporaneous speaker.
    • Provided, made, or adjusted as an expedient; makeshift: an extemporaneous plan decision.
    • without preparation or higher level thought; offhand
    • Composed, done, or uttered in the spur-of-the-moment, or without previous study; unpremeditated; off-hand; ad-lib; extempore; extemporary.
    • with little to no or no preparation or forethought
  • others:
    • Made, done, furnished, or procured at that time, without special planning; caused by or provided for the instant occasion; unpremeditated: as, an extemporaneous target or overall performance; extemporaneous assistance or housing.
    • Synonyms Extemporaneous, Unpremeditated. Discover today some personality to utilize extempore and extemporaneous compared to that which is unpremeditated only in kind. Extemporaneous speaking or preaching is, by this view, carefully prepared in thought, arrangement, etc., just the range of words and phraseology becoming remaining toward inspiration of-the-moment. Extemporary hasn't this good sense. Unpremeditated is therefore opposed to premeditated, and extemporaneous to written or recited.
    • In pharmacy, noting a preparation that is compounded at the time its purchased, in difference from a ready-made, or officinal planning.
    • Made, done, furnished, or procured during the time, without special preparation; resulting from or provided for the immediate event; unpremeditated: because, an extemporaneous address or overall performance; extemporaneous assistance or refuge.
    • Synonyms Extemporaneous, Unpremeditated. Discover today some disposition to utilize extempore and extemporaneous compared to that which is unpremeditated only in kind. Extemporaneous talking or preaching is, by this view, very carefully prepared in idea, arrangement, etc., only the choice of words and phraseology being kept toward motivation of the moment. Extemporary have not this feeling. Unpremeditated is hence against premeditated, and extemporaneous to written or recited.
    • In pharmacy, noting a preparation that will be compounded at that time it is ordered, in difference from a ready-made, or officinal planning.

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