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Synonyms for offhand

Synonyms for offhand

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

Synonyms for offhand

with little or no preparation or forethought

casually thoughtless or inconsiderate


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without previous thought or preparation

in a casually inconsiderate manner

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Make sure you check out OffHand Gear's other very cool range gear.
When your offhand is against your chest, it offers no protection from incoming attacks.
Today two basic types are available: light, short, collapsible sticks held together by elastic cords, used for sitting and kneeling; and heavier telescoping sticks used for anything from sitting to offhand.
Since lefties play righties on a consistent basis, they are more accustomed to returning the serve cross-court to the server's offhand, and the righty is more comfortable serving cross-court because he is usually playing another righty and the serve would be to the opponent's offhand.
the zimmerstutzen was considered the most accurate short-range offhand rifle in the world.
She's being really offhand with me now & I don't no how 2 deal with the situation as we still have to see each other every day.
The letter also made an offhand comment regarding pollution caused by contraception, but failed to address the problem of pollution caused by diapers and other disposable products involved in rearing children.
Talk enough about records-book bucks tumbling, on the sprint, to offhand shots from 537 yards and you start to believe it.
His management company, ISM, issued a statement on Monday night, which might explain his offhand remarks.
You may be holding the crossbow like a rifle in the offhand position, but it does not make the device any steadier than a vertical bow.
One said: "It's a foolish story marred by a strange blend of overacting and bland, offhand performances.
Offhand, we can't think of any practical reason to fold any paper more than once or twice, whether it's stuffing a newspaper into a reading rack or wrapping a sandwich.
But must the administrators of Welsh football run the league with such an offhand manner and with such obvious disinterest?
Will they be just as offhand with fans like myself when they get into the Premiership?
Halima Aziz was suspended from work by the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) following the offhand remark weeks after the September 11, 2001 terror attacks in the United States.