/ (ˌʌnprɪˈmɛdɪˌteɪtɪd) /
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not planned beforehand; spontaneous
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Derived forms of unpremeditatedunpremeditatedly, adverbunpremeditation, noun
Words nearby unpremeditated
unpracticed, unpractised, unprecedented, unpredictable, unprejudiced, unpremeditated, unprepared, unprepossessing, unpretentious, unpriced, unprincipled
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How to use unpremeditated in a sentence
The effect of Jane's unpremeditated remark opened her eyes to the sad reality.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
That bold and unpremeditated stroke had become a shadowed peak; the trailing marks of ink a splendid slope.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
Again came out of it that sudden liberty, that unpremeditated rush and shock in him.Hilda|Sarah Jeanette Duncan
I am struck most of all by the immense unpremeditated, generous-spirited insincerities upon which Margaret and I were building.The New Machiavelli|Herbert George Wells
Now this result was not unpremeditated or accidental, but strictly owing to the acuteness of the general.