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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Casually thoughtless or inconsiderate; With little or no preparation or forethought adv. - In a casually inconsiderate manner; Without previous thought or preparation.

Usage examples (39)
  • Adjective : an offhand manner. ,offhand blowing
  • His tone is so offhanded, so dismissive, she thought.
  • With an offhanded wave I beckoned the herald forward.
  • It had truly, truly been an offhanded comment by Gore. for more
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