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Synonyms for extemporary

spoken, performed, or composed with little or no preparation or forethought

Synonyms for extemporary

with little or no preparation or forethought

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The Canadian Chief Defence Staff, General Rick Hillier, presented Canadian Forces Unit Commendation to the Commanding Officer of the 1st Lieutenant Colonel Jonny Bourne, The citation for the award stressed the 'outstanding elan and extemporary combat skills of the Gurkhas, who have been bash in Kandahar Air Station as the Regional Battle Group for southern Afghanistan.
Navajas observes that nineteenth-century utopian thought becomes in Post Modern fiction a utopia recognized as "unrealizable and extemporary, not a collective paradise but merely an extraordinary ambit of individual meaning.
But for the children without a title, this extemporary feeling will soon cycle back into a life of restriction, violence, and harassment from Israel's regime.
For Arab and African rulers, inured to Qadhafi's sudden turns and extemporary poses, not to mention his faux-Bedouin ways and bevy of female bodyguards, there is something oily and opportunist about the West's embrace of the Libyan colonel.
First, the conference boiled down to votes up or down on recommendations carefully crafted by the White House, with little extemporary discussion allowed.
And so, whoever has the legislative or supreme power of any commonwealth, is bound to govern by established standing laws, promulgated and known to the people, and not by extemporary decrees.
Particularly important in the matter of proper Methodist instruction and practice is Marrant's brief but prideful approval of "one of the Negro boys" who had made great progress in the "exercise in extemporary prayer.
Hawks tried to keep in touch through tries from Dan Smaje and Davies but with Woodrow's extemporary kicking, there was to be no way back.