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extempore

adjective

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made or done without previous thought or preparation
  • after the election both candidates admitted that they had made a number of extempore remarks that they later regretted

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The first known use of extempore was circa 1553

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“Extempore.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/extempore. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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