unscripted
adjective Date: circa 1950 not following a prepared script

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  • unscripted — [un skrip′tid] adj. 1. not having a prepared script [an unscripted interview show] 2. not in the prepared script [an actor s unscripted fall from the stage] …   English World dictionary

  • unscripted — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ said or delivered without a prepared script; impromptu …   English terms dictionary

  • unscripted — [[t]ʌ̱nskrɪ̱ptɪd[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n An unscripted talk or speech is made without detailed preparation, rather than being read out. ...a witty, chatty and unscripted speech. ...unscripted radio programmes …   English dictionary

  • Unscripted — This article is about the television series, you may have been searching for Ad lib. Unscripted is the name of an HBO television series that was broadcast in early 2005, its title referring to the fact that the series was largely improvised by… …   Wikipedia

  • unscripted — /un skrip tid/, adj. 1. not scripted; lacking a script: an unscripted idea for a movie. 2. Informal. that has not been planned for or anticipated: an unscripted interruption of the speech. [1940 45; UN 1 + SCRIPT + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • unscripted — un|script|ed [ˌʌnˈskrıptıd] adj an unscripted broadcast, speech etc is not written or planned before it is made …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • unscripted — un|script|ed [ ʌn skrıptəd ] adjective unscripted statements or interviews have not been planned or written down …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unscripted — adjective an unscripted broadcast, speech etc is not written or planned before it is actually made …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unscripted — UK [ʌnˈskrɪptɪd] / US [ʌnˈskrɪptəd] adjective unscripted statements or interviews have not been planned or written down …   English dictionary

  • unscripted — un•script•ed [[t]ʌnˈskrɪp tɪd[/t]] adj. 1) cvb not scripted; lacking or not made into a script: an unscripted idea for a movie[/ex] 2) cvb inf not coming from or as if from a script; unprepared or unplanned for • Etymology: 1940–45 …   From formal English to slang

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