off–the–cuff

adjective

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


OFF–THE–CUFF Defined for English Language Learners

off–the–cuff

adjective

Definition of off–the–cuff for English Language Learners

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


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