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1. offhand

adjective. ['ˈɔfˈhænd'] with little or no preparation or forethought.

Synonyms

  • unprepared
  • unrehearsed
  • impromptu
  • off-the-cuff
  • extemporaneous
  • extemporary
  • ad-lib
  • extempore

Antonyms

  • attentive
  • concerned
  • prudent
  • carelessness

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Example sentences of the word offhand


1. Adjective
Seemingly offhand conversations can prove costly.

2. Adverb
Put warmth into the question so it doesn't seem offhand.

3. Noun, singular or mass
While offhand remarks are not prohibited by law, recurring incidences of harassment need to be dealt with seriously.

Quotes containing the word offhand


1. I never lie,"I said offhand. "At least not to those I don't love.
- Anne Rice, The Vampire Lestat

2. offhand

adverb. ['ˈɔfˈhænd'] without previous thought or preparation.

Synonyms

  • offhanded

Antonyms

  • artful
  • fitted out

3. offhand

adjective. ['ˈɔfˈhænd'] casually thoughtless or inconsiderate.

Synonyms

  • offhanded

Antonyms

  • ready
  • scripted

4. offhand

adverb. ['ˈɔfˈhænd'] in a casually inconsiderate manner.

Synonyms

  • offhanded

Antonyms

  • diligent
  • cautious
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