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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - With little or no preparation or forethought adv. - Without prior preparation.

Usage examples (34)
  • Questions were asked extempore at the floor.
  • Adverb : Questions were asked extempore from the floor. ,to speak extempore
  • Then quoth he, “This is a strange manner of daily bread;” and he began re citing in extempore verse: —
  • These seem to have been either like our dumb-shows, or else a kind of extempore farces -- a thing to this day a good deal in use all over Italy and in for more
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