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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -extemporize-, *extemporize*
English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
extemporize(อิคซฺเทม'พะไรซ) vi.,vt. ว่ากลอนสด,แต่งเพลงขึ้นสด ๆ ,รีบจัดทำขึ้นโดยทันทีทันควัน., See also: extemporiz (s) ation n. extemporiz (s) er n.

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
extemporize    (v) (i1 k s t e1 m p @ r ai z)
extemporized    (v) (i1 k s t e1 m p @ r ai z d)
extemporizes    (v) (i1 k s t e1 m p @ r ai z i z)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (3 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Extemporize \Ex*tem"po*rize\, v. i. [imp. & p. p.
     {Extemporized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extemporizing}.]
     To speak extempore; especially, to discourse without special
     preparation; to make an offhand address.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Extemporize \Ex*tem"po*rize\, v. t.
     To do, make, or utter extempore or off-hand; to prepare in
     great haste, under urgent necessity, or with scanty or
     unsuitable materials; as, to extemporize a dinner, a costume,
     etc.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Themistocles . . . was of all men the best able to
           extemporize the right thing to be done.  --Jowett
                                                    (Thucyd. ).
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Pitt, of whom it was said that he could extemporize a
           Queen's speech                           --Lord
                                                    Campbell.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  extemporize
      v 1: manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand;
           "after the hurricane destroyed our house, we had to
           improvise for weeks" [syn: {improvise}, {extemporize}]
      2: perform without preparation; "he extemporized a speech at the
         wedding" [syn: {improvise}, {improvize}, {ad-lib},
         {extemporize}, {extemporise}]

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