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synonyms for off cuff

  • offhand
  • spontaneous
  • unscripted
  • ad-lib
  • fake
  • dashed off
  • extemporaneous
  • extempore
  • extemporized
  • faked
  • improv
  • improviso
  • off the cuff
  • played by ear
  • shot from the hip
  • spur-of-the-moment
  • thrown off
  • tossed off
  • unpremeditated
  • unprepared
  • unstudied
  • vamped
  • whipped up
  • winged

antonyms for off cuff

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  • deliberate
  • planned
  • calculated
  • careful
  • considered
  • deliberate
  • planned
  • practiced
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          How to use off cuff in a sentence

          A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
          THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
          Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
          THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
          But Bruno was unwilling to release his victim, and it took a hard cuff and a sharp command to make him let go.
          THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
          In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
          MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
          The cuff removed from his right wrist, Black Hood went to a chair beside the desk and calmly sat down.
          HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
          There was something about the man that Matt liked, in spite of the deceit he had practised at the start-off of their acquaintance.
          MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
          She did not take the broad, beaten road which led to the far-off plantation of Valmonde.
          THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
          Consequently Tchaikovsky delighted in hearing her recall the joys and sorrows of those far-off days.
          THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
          That little chapel, he continues, which contains the cast-off garments of his soul, is bright with solid silver.
          THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
          The people who lived in those far-off days had no special occasion to know or to care what time it was.
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