This Gowan had plenty to say for himself, and said it in an off-hand and amusing manner.
I answer him off-hand: 'It is at Beaumont; there is not the slightest doubt about it.'
This kind of off-hand behaviour, was not calculated to retain custom.
Bill Dancing decided, off-hand, that “the pup” was worthless.
“I should not like to say off-hand how much of that there was,” he pursued with amusing caution.
"Oh, I don't know," he mumbled, trying to assume an off-hand air.
At last, that day I saw her at Stratleigh, we determined to settle it off-hand.'
He told me which was the in-hand ox, and which the off-hand one.
"Oh, I only objected to the girl," said Rectus, in an off-hand way.
"It's easy to send an excuse," she said, in her off-hand manner.