Definition of extemporary in English:
Another term for extemporaneous.
- The format must be manipulated and contrived to prevent anything extemporary or natural from happening on the screen.
- These are contrasted with ideas that are merely ‘arbitrary, rationalistic, or willed’, based on extemporary polemics.
- The judgment says what it says, and we are not going to say anything extemporary which modifies what we have said in the judgment.
late 16th century: from extempore, on the pattern of temporary.
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