schediasm

noun

schedi·​asm
ˈskēdēˌazəm,
ˈsked-
plural -s
archaic
: an extemporaneous action (as in writing) : something done offhand

Word History

Etymology

Greek schediasma caprice, from schediazein to do offhand, from schedios temporary, extemporaneous, impromptu; akin to Greek echein to have

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“Schediasm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/schediasm. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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