verb (used without object), ex·tem·po·rized, ex·tem·po·riz·ing.
verb (used with object), ex·tem·po·rized, ex·tem·po·riz·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM extemporizeex·tem·po·ri·za·tion, nounex·tem·po·riz·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for extemporize
The small jelly-speck, which we call the amœba, has no organs save what it can extemporize as occasion arises.Evolution, Old & New|Samuel Butler
If you extemporize you can get much closer to your audience.The Art of Public Speaking|Dale Carnagey (AKA Dale Carnegie) and J. Berg Esenwein
I have known but one other person besides Hook, who could extemporize in English; and he wanted the confidence to do it in public.
Yet another use, on which much ingenuity was expended in the 18th century, is to extemporize retrenchments.
My saddle, a hunting one, could not be kept in place, and we had to extemporize a breast-plate with string.At the Court of the Amr|John Alfred Gray