Example sentences for: improvisation

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

  • Consequently, there's much improvisation and sleight of hand involved when anyone throws around numbers.

  • Renowned for his means as much as his ends, the director sends his performers out into the world to unearth data about their characters, then leads them through weeks of improvisation and scene-building.

  • Actually, you won't find much of this kind of machine-gun improvisation in Not-Knowing , at least once past the bracing title essay, the most fully fleshed apologia Barthelme achieved, which barrels from Husserl to "Melancholy Baby" to the past-due bills on his desk in mock-peevish diatribe.

  • Koshland (2002) lists seven features of life: (1) program (DNA), (2) improvisation (response to environment), (3) compartmentalization, (4) energy, (5) regeneration, (6) adaptability, and (7) seclusion (chemical control and selectivity).

  • A New York Times story by Hubert Saal on flamenco (March 22, 1987) speaks of the “mysterious duende ” as “a kind of gypsy soul, which flies only on the wings of spontaneity and improvisation.”

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