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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Without preparation; spur of the moment.

Usage examples (28)
  • It takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
  • A witty impromptu must not sound premeditated
  • They are resourceful people and impromptu is the mode of operation they most relish.
  • The word impromptu is sufficiently self-explanatory, but it needs to be pointed out that this work of for more
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