Unpremeditated

  • 1 unpremeditated — un·pre·med·i·tat·ed /ˌən prē me də ˌtā təd/ adj: not premeditated Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. unpremeditated …

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  • 2 unpremeditated — (adj.) 1590s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of PREMEDITATE (Cf. premeditate) …

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  • 3 unpremeditated — *extemporaneous, extempore, extem porary, improvised, impromptu, offhand Antonyms: premeditated Contrasted words: *deliberate, considered, designed, studied …

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  • 4 unpremeditated — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not thought out or planned beforehand …

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  • 5 unpremeditated — [un΄prē med′ə tāt΄id] adj. not premeditated; done without plan or forethought …

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  • 6 unpremeditated — un|pre|med|i|tat|ed [ ,ʌnpri medı,teıtəd ] adjective FORMAL done without being planned at an earlier time: an unpremeditated murder …

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  • 7 unpremeditated — adjective she later regretted her unpremeditated response Syn: unplanned, spontaneous, unprepared, impromptu, spur of the moment, unrehearsed, ad lib, improvised, extemporaneous; informal off the cuff, off the top of one s head See note at… …

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  • 8 unpremeditated — UK [ˌʌnpriːˈmedɪˌteɪtɪd] / US [ˌʌnprɪˈmedɪˌteɪtəd] adjective formal done without being planned at an earlier time an unpremeditated murder …

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  • 9 unpremeditated — adj. * * * …

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  • 10 unpremeditated — adjective Performed, but not planned or thought out in advance; extemporaneous, but not unintentional. Ant: premeditated …

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  • 11 unpremeditated — Synonyms and related words: a bit previous, ad lib, ad lib, advanced, automatic, casual, caught napping, caught off balance, caught short, coincidental, extemporaneous, extemporary, extempore, extemporized, far ahead, forward, gut, half baked,… …

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  • 12 unpremeditated — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. extempore, impromptu, extemporary, impulsive, spontaneous. See impulse, unpreparedness. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. hasty, unconsidered, blundering, without forethought; see rash , thoughtless 1 .… …

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  • 13 unpremeditated — adj. not premeditated, not preconceived …

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  • 14 unpremeditated — adjective not thought out or planned beforehand. Derivatives unpremeditatedly adverb …

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  • 15 unpremeditated — a. Unstudied, extemporaneous, extempore, impromptu, spontaneous, off hand …

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  • 16 unpremeditated — adj unstudied, undeliberated, unthought out; unplanned, unplotted, unarranged, undesigned, unschemed, uncontrived; unintentional, unintended, unpurposive, undeliberate; unconscious, involuntary, automatic, immediate, instinctive, natural;… …

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  • 17 unpremeditated — un·premeditated …

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  • 18 unpremeditated — un pre•med′i•tat ed adj …

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  • 19 unpremeditated — /ʌnpriˈmɛdəteɪtəd/ (say unpree meduhtaytuhd) adjective (of actions, etc.) not planned or decided upon in advance. –unpremeditatedly, adverb …

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  • 20 unpremeditated — adj. not previously thought over, not deliberately planned, unintentional. Derivatives: unpremeditatedly adv …

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