Example sentences for: improvised

How can you use “improvised” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • But life along the river is also fascinating: washerwomen squatting on the shore, water buffalo ambling down for a dip, the improvised ferryboats, and the captive cormorant birds, their necks ringed to prevent them from swallowing all their catch, waiting for orders to go fishing from bamboo rafts.

  • The name of the square, Praça da Restauração (“Restoration Square”), recalls Olhão’s most glorious moment, when an improvised local army rebelled against Napoleon’s occupying forces in 1808.

  • Lil Armstrong, who was the pianist for the session, improvised the answer, “That's named `Muskrat Ramble'; isn't that right, Red?”

  • In a region without any noteworthy industry other than cod fishing, a little forestry, and tourism, the people add to their income by selling their craftwork and farm produce from improvised stands.

  • In light of the current political and legal climate in this country, we have concluded that it is no longer feasible to publish or sell certain titles on explosives, demolitions, improvised weaponry, and self-defense, or anything by that quirky but lovable Anne Tyler."

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