- I(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)II(Roget's IV) modif.III(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) a.unplanned, unplotted, unintentional, spontaneous, *spur of the moment, *in the heat ofpassion, impulsive, impromptu, off the cuff, impetuous.ANT.: premeditated, thought out, plannedIV(Roget's Thesaurus II) adjective Acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning: automatic, impulsive, instinctive, involuntary, reflex, spontaneous. See PLANNED.
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unpremeditated — un·pre·med·i·tat·ed /ˌən prē me də ˌtā təd/ adj: not premeditated Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. unpremeditated … Law dictionary
unpremeditated — (adj.) 1590s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of PREMEDITATE (Cf. premeditate) … Etymology dictionary
unpremeditated — *extemporaneous, extempore, extem porary, improvised, impromptu, offhand Antonyms: premeditated Contrasted words: *deliberate, considered, designed, studied … New Dictionary of Synonyms
unpremeditated — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not thought out or planned beforehand … English terms dictionary
unpremeditated — [un΄prē med′ə tāt΄id] adj. not premeditated; done without plan or forethought … English World dictionary
unpremeditated — un|pre|med|i|tat|ed [ ,ʌnpri medı,teıtəd ] adjective FORMAL done without being planned at an earlier time: an unpremeditated murder … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
unpremeditated — adjective she later regretted her unpremeditated response Syn: unplanned, spontaneous, unprepared, impromptu, spur of the moment, unrehearsed, ad lib, improvised, extemporaneous; informal off the cuff, off the top of one s head See note at… … Thesaurus of popular words
unpremeditated — UK [ˌʌnpriːˈmedɪˌteɪtɪd] / US [ˌʌnprɪˈmedɪˌteɪtəd] adjective formal done without being planned at an earlier time an unpremeditated murder … English dictionary
unpremeditated — adj. * * * … Universalium
unpremeditated — adjective Performed, but not planned or thought out in advance; extemporaneous, but not unintentional. Ant: premeditated … Wiktionary
unpremeditated — Synonyms and related words: a bit previous, ad lib, ad lib, advanced, automatic, casual, caught napping, caught off balance, caught short, coincidental, extemporaneous, extemporary, extempore, extemporized, far ahead, forward, gut, half baked,… … Moby Thesaurus