Without previous thought or preparation (synset 400265088)
"couldn't give the figures offhand"; "we decided offhand to go to Canada"; "she had made these remarks offhandedly"
In a casually inconsiderate manner (synset 400264858)
"replied offhand, his mind a million miles away"; "she threw him over offhandedly without even a Dear-John letter"
With little or no preparation or forethought (synset 301851375)
"his ad-lib comments showed poor judgment"; "an extemporaneous piano recital"; "an extemporary lecture"; "an extempore skit"; "an impromptu speech"; "offhand excuses"; "trying to sound offhanded and reassuring"; "an off-the-cuff toast"; "a few unrehearsed comments"similar: unprepared - without preparation; not prepared for
Casually thoughtless or inconsiderate (synset 300314114)
"an offhand manner"; "she treated most men with offhand contempt"similar: careless - marked by lack of attention or consideration or forethought or thoroughness; not carefulsynonym: offhanded
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