spur-of-the-moment

adjective

Definition of spur-of-the-moment

: occurring or developing without premeditation : hastily extemporized a spur-of-the-moment decision

First Known Use of spur-of-the-moment

1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of spur-of-the-moment was in 1948

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“Spur-of-the-moment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spur-of-the-moment. Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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spur-of-the-moment

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of spur-of-the-moment

: done suddenly and without planning

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