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unpremeditation

Definitions

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  • n. Lack of premeditation; spontaneity.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Absence of premeditation; undesignedness.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ premeditation

Examples

  • But the Westminster Riot at least had the saving feature of unpremeditation.

    The Message

  • Lawrence hesitated as if not quite sure of the outcome of such unpremeditation.

    Literary Love-Letters and Other Stories

  • She seemed stilled, almost alarmed, at what had occurred, while the novelty, unpremeditation, mastery of circumstance disquieted him -- palpitating, contemplative being that he was.

    Tess of the d'Urbervilles

  • Mr. G., for all his affectation of unpremeditation, evidently had in mind these listeners at the door.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 104, May 13, 1893

  • Beyond the innate reserve of an unsophisticated womanly nature there will be little reticence, and her thoughts will flow with the clearness and unpremeditation of the brook that I crossed on my way here.

    A Day of Fate

  • a passionate unpremeditation that the action must have been involuntary and unconscious.

    The Squirrel-Cage

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