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Synonyms of offhand in English:


  • 1 an offhand manner
    casual, careless, uninterested, unconcerned, indifferent, cool, nonchalant, blasé, aloof, insouciant, cavalier, glib, perfunctory, cursory, unceremonious, ungracious, dismissive, discourteous, uncivil, impolite, terse, abrupt, curt
    informal couldn't-care-less, take-it-or-leave-it
  • adverb

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  • 1 I can't think of a better answer offhand
    on the spur of the moment, without preparation, without consideration, extempore, impromptu, ad lib;
    extemporaneously, spontaneously;
    Latin  ad libitum
    informal off the cuff, off the top of one's head, just like that
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