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[awf-thuh-kuhf, of-]
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  1. with little or no preparation; extemporaneous; impromptu: a speaker with a good off-the-cuff delivery.
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Origin of off-the-cuff

First recorded in 1940–45
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Related Words for off-the-cuff

ad-lib, automatic, casual, expedient, extempore, fake, free, immediate, impromptu, improvised, informal, made-up, makeshift, offhand, snap, spontaneous, spur-of-the-moment, unplanned, unpremeditated, unprepared

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