ad-lib


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Synonyms for ad-lib

improvise

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improvisation

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off the cuff

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Synonyms for ad-lib

to compose or recite without preparation

something improvised

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

Synonyms for ad-lib

remark made spontaneously without prior preparation

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perform without preparation

with little or no preparation or forethought

said or done without having been planned or written in advance

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The food's good, but droll and 'irreverent' ad-libs would definitely make it taste-even better!
Professional presenters have to ad-lib convincingly all the time.
The fifth classic ad-lib is from director Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of Stephen King's The Shining (1980).
A spokesman for the Rocky Horror Show said: "I believe the phrase Jason used is a traditional ad-lib in the show.
We were able to integrate text-to-speech in the Remote Access Bridge, a Java application at NC State University, with SpeechKit 5 in no time and run with more voices than we ever imagined," says Sina Bahram, President of Ad-Lib Technology, who also plans to take advantage of the new WinCE edition in Ad-Lib products.
So she did an ad-lib piece direct to my camera lasting 30 seconds or so, mentioning my wife's name.
Horrible Bosses 2 Cert 15 THERE are few laughs in this dull sequel to 2011's comedy hit and it feels like it was made in the hope the actors would ad-lib in some humour.
Best known for his TV appearances on the TV sport quiz They Think It's All Over as well as The Wright Stuff, Lee will have audiences in fits of laughter with his ad-lib jokes and rants about day-to-day life.
But when we go to the all the former players, everything they do is ad-lib.
Funnyman: Hugh Dennis hosts an ad-lib show that gives budding comedians a chance to shine.
The director and I really focused on what type of drunk my character was and what we could ad-lib and what would be spontaneous.
The best ad-lib ensemble in the UK," London Evening Standard Cast for this performance is currently scheduled to be: Paul Merton, Suki Webster, Richard Vranch, Lee Simpson and Mike McShane.
But, if I'm being critical, there were a few too many fluffed lines, forcing the actors to ad-lib.
As the bidding mounted, Gladstone saw his chance to dust down the prepared ad-lib.
Kazoo - I appreciate opportunities to improvise and ad-lib, plus I'm loud, annoying and not really useful in many situations