SYNONYMS FOR offhand
Related formsoff·hand·ed·ly, adverboff·hand·ed·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for offhand
Offhand, I can think of two Jacks—Jack of “Jack and the Beanstalk,” and Jack the Ripper, who cut quite a figure in his day.Harvey Weinstein’s Battle With Warner Bros. Over ‘The Butler’: There's History|Marlow Stern|July 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One aide monitoring the speech gave it the kind of offhand tweet it deserves.Romney's Birther "Joke" and the Automatic Outrage Machine|Michael Tomasky|August 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Everyone should watch what they say lest their offhand remarks be twisted and damage the company.Rupert Murdoch Bares Media’s Reach to Leveson Inquiry on Phone Hacking|Nicholas Wapshott|April 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
C-SPAN Negotiations An offhand promise in a debate ended up coming back to haunt Democrats during the health-care debate.
Was the threat just an offhand comment that got quoted in the press?
I would say around 1:40, that is as near as I could say offhand, Mr. Hubert.Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
“Just walked round by the hills,” she echoed, mocking his offhand manner, and burst out laughing.The Woman from Outside|Hulbert Footner
His unpopular Hanoverian tendencies, and the offhand manner in which he had treated the Pelhams, secured Carteret's fall.A History of England, Period III.|Rev. J. Franck Bright
Fendrick, now in the best of humors, planted lazily his offhand barbs.Crooked Trails and Straight|William MacLeod Raine
Pretty soon he came strolling over and said sort of offhand like, Lets follow these broken bushes in a ways.Roy Blakeley's Motor Caravan|Percy Keese Fitzhugh