extemporary

adjective
ex·​tem·​po·​rary | \ ik-ˈstem-pə-ˌrer-ē How to pronounce extemporary (audio) \

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Other Words from extemporary

extemporarily \ ik-​ˌstem-​pə-​ˈrer-​ə-​lē How to pronounce extemporary (audio) \ adverb

Examples of extemporary in a Sentence

caught red-handed, the would-be embezzler proceeded to give some extemporary and not very convincing explanations for her actions

First Known Use of extemporary

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“Extemporary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/extemporary. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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