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The premise of the sketch was that sex was too spontaneous to be regulated, and the quiz show played that idea to the hilt.
Trying to be ordinary, plain-spoken, and spontaneous made it worse.
Gas-powered internal combustion engines were pretty much the only way to move a car from one place to another.
Odds against chance in a review of spontaneous telepathy studies have been calculated, Radin says, at “22 billion to 1.”Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Israelis have also waged a psy-war on Hamas, albeit more informal and spontaneous.Israel, Hamas, WhatsApp and Hacked Phones in the Gaza Psy-War|Itay Hod|July 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Perhaps his almost perfectly spontaneous love of tiny flowers is already a considerable advance on his so-called prototype.
Yet I think if we observe closely we shall detect traces of a spontaneous impulse towards self-adornment.
Spontaneous gaiety was gone out of his cousin, whose attempts to be his normal self became forced and unsuccessful.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
In a strict sense, of course, no child's drawing is absolutely spontaneous and independent of external stimulus and guidance.
As far as possible I have sought spontaneous drawings of quite young children, viz., from between two and three to about six.