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  • as ininstinctive
  • as ininstinctual

synonyms for by seat of one's pants

  • impulsive
  • ingrained
  • inherent
  • innate
  • intuitive
  • natural
  • spontaneous
  • visceral
  • accustomed
  • congenital
  • habitual
  • inborn
  • instinctual
  • intrinsic
  • intuitional
  • involuntary
  • knee-jerk
  • mechanical
  • native
  • normal
  • regular
  • rooted
  • second-nature
  • typical
  • unlearned
  • unmeditated
  • unpremeditated
  • unprompted
  • unthinking

antonyms for by seat of one's pants

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  • acquired
  • extrinsic
  • learned
  • conscious
  • deliberate
  • meditated
  • reasonable
  • sensible
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    All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
    TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
    Aristide replaced the baby, and with a complicated arrangement of string fastened it securely to the seat.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
    SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
    Pierre Van Cortlandt, a distinguished revolutionary patriot, died at his seat at Croton river, aged 94.
    THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
    The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
    THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
    Aristide clambered back to his seat, took the child on his knees, and commiserated it profoundly.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    He deposited it on the vacant seat, clambered up behind the wheel, and started.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
    MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
    De Castellor was now in his seat; and when Castanos came off; the Duke was stunned into stupor, overcome by the illimitable ruin.
    THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
    Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
    PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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