What is another word for Extemporizing?

Pronunciation: [ɛkstˈɛmpəɹˌa͡ɪzɪŋ] (IPA)

Extemporizing is the act of improvising or speaking off the cuff. It is the ability to respond quickly and effectively to unexpected situations. Some synonyms for extemporizing are improvising, ad-libbing, winging it, impromptu, extemporaneous, or spontaneous. These words are often used interchangeably, but they have slightly different connotations. Improvising and ad-libbing suggest a more playful approach, while extemporaneous and spontaneous suggest a more serious and considered response. In any case, the ability to extemporize is an important skill in many situations, from public speaking to problem solving, as it allows one to respond promptly and confidently to unexpected challenges.

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Usage examples for Extemporizing

A student puzzling over his algebra, a speaker Extemporizing an argument, a ball-player using all his resources to defeat the enemy, have attitudes so unlike that no analysis could discover in them a common form of expression.
"John Dewey's logical theory"
Delton Thomas Howard
Some gentlemen have a talent for placing things in a grotesque, exaggerated and ludicrous light; and of Extemporizing burlesque anecdotes in a whimsical and amusing manner.
"Martine's Hand-book of Etiquette, and Guide to True Politeness"
Arthur Martine
Our walking canes and umbrellas promenaded round the room in couples, without the slightest regard to corns or other pedal vegetables; while the bedstead in the corner was Extemporizing a comic song, with a vigorous accompaniment on the soap-dish, the wash-dish, and other bed-room furniture.
"Doesticks, What He Says"
Q. K. Philander Doesticks

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