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off–the–cuff

adjective

Simple Definition of off–the–cuff

  • : not prepared in advance : done without planning or preparation

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of off–the–cuff

  1. :  not prepared in advance :  spontaneous, informal <off–the–cuff remarks>

off–the–cuff adverb

1938

First Known Use of off–the–cuff

1938


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