Origin of improvise
OTHER WORDS FROM improviseim·pro·vis·er, im·pro·vi·sor, noun
How to use improvise in a sentence
If you’re a knitter, you can make one yourself, and if you’re not, you can buy one online or even improvise one with a couple of paperclips.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 18, 2020|Popular-Science
So when New York’s lockdown restrictions hit in mid-March, we were forced to improvise.How a funeral inspired the pandemic’s hottest hardware|Daniel Bentley|October 18, 2020|Fortune
This makes sense, since improvised performance requires you to come up with new material in a rapid stream, and deploy it just as quickly for a listening or watching audience.
The ability to improvise requires cognitive flexibility, divergent thinking and discipline-specific skills, and it improves with training.
Howard Hicks, general manager of the Green Lantern, said they are looking into buying tents and heating lamps for their improvised patio area.
At times, it even seemed as if this remarkable improviser had said everything he could possibly say on the horn.
Or, in their words, the “independent tomboy improviser girl.”Behind ‘Broad City’: Amy Poehler’s Girls of Comedy|Abby Haglage|January 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But if he did very well as a reader on Thursday, he fared much worse as an improviser two days earlier.
As a listener my Philosopher is no less successful than as an improviser.By the Christmas Fire|Samuel McChord Crothers
Amateur and improviser of genius, let us praise him as such.The Closet of Sir Kenelm Digby Knight Opened|Kenelm Digby
Theodore Hook stands almost alone in this country as an improviser.The Wits and Beaux of Society|Grace & Philip Wharton
He wrote straight off as he improvised, and in truth he seems to have been the greatest improviser that ever was.Handel|Romain Rolland
He works with great ease, and is a ready improviser; but he never writes against his inclination.Methods of Authors|Hugo Erichsen