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impromptu

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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] in (in) promptu (readiness).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ɪmprɒmptju/

Adjective

impromptu (not comparable)

Positive
impromptu

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Improvised; without prior preparation; extemporaneous; unplanned.
    The party began with an impromptu rendition of 'Happy Birthday'.

Translations

Noun

Singular
impromptu

Plural
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  1. (music) a short musical composition for an informal occasion often with the character of improvisation and usually to be played solo.

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