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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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But some of the best bits are Rob ad-libbing with members of the studio audience.
I love O'Carroll's anarchic approach and ad-libbing - after his character, Agnes Brown, received a sympathetic "Ah!" from the studio audience he turned in disgust and shouted at them: "It's a man in a *** dress!" And this is a *** breath of fresh air.
And that's without the totally unexpected ad-libbing by Brendan.
Reports quoted sources as claiming that Vaughn regularly turned up on set looking like he had been out all night and that he preferred ad-libbing to rehearsing with his co-star.
On To Wong Foo you and Patrick Swayze came to blows on the set--in full drag, no less--because he didn't like you ad-libbing.
It all happens on the day for me and I love the danger of ad-libbing.
"He's great about researching the areas we're talking about and ad-libbing some local flavor into the commercials," Stacks said.
IRS agents, along with faculty and staff, lead interested groups of students through scenarios that can be described as "financial-crime snack theater": although each act is planned overall, the students are left to deal with ad-libbing and some built-in surprises.
We recommend preparing notes rather than ad-libbing. Keep it short and up-beat with a few carefully chosen tasteful jokes.'
The poet commented that the rapturous reception his ad-libbing received was bigger than for a poem he'd spent three months working on!
As a student of comedy, however, my fascination with the story behind memorable lines has been piqued most often by improvised lines--gems which are hatched at the last minute, usually by an ad-libbing actor.
Clever ad-libbing, witty one liners and historical quotes once said by the great playwrite made great entertainment.
But in the end, the ad-libbing veep had to fall back on a few practiced stock lines, including one where St.
If the host has to be male, talents we've heard speaking English relatively well and thus can be expected to be more confident than some in ad-libbing in that language include: Edu Manzano, Martin Nievera, Billy Crawford, Audie Gemora, Atom Araullo, Ogie Alcasid, Alfred Vargas, Sam Milby, Mo Twister, Robert Sena, Miguel Faustmann, Leo Rialp, Markki Stroem, Tirso Cruz III, Ronaldo Valdez, Ronnie Ricketts, Bernardo Bernardo, Drew Arellano, Paolo Bediones, Boy Abunda, Marc Abaya, Bodjie Pascua, Jamie Wilson, Jojo Alejar, plus some singers and veejays.