offhandedness
noun see offhanded

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • offhandedness — index informality Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • offhandedness — noun /ˌɑfˈhændədnəs/ the property of being offhand Your offhandedness is completely inappropriate in such an important situation …   Wiktionary

  • offhandedness — See offhandedly. * * * …   Universalium

  • offhandedness — off hand·ed·ness || ‚ɑf hændɪdnɪs /‚ɒf n. being improvised; being not prepared in advance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • offhandedness — off·hand·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • offhandedness — noun see offhanded * * * offhandˈedness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑off …   Useful english dictionary

  • offhanded — adjective Date: 1812 offhand • offhandedly adverb • offhandedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • offhand — offhandedly, adv. offhandedness, n. /awf hand , of /, adv. 1. cavalierly, curtly, or brusquely: to reply offhand. 2. without previous thought or preparation; extempore: to decide offhand to take a trip. adj. 3. informal, casual, curt, or brusque …   Universalium

  • informality — noun absence of ceremony, affability, casualness, ease, easiness, easygoingness, extemporaneousness, familiarity, fellowship, flexibility, freedom, freedom from affectation, friendliness, inexactitude, inexactness, informalness, ingenuousness,… …   Law dictionary

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