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ad lib

[‚ad ′lib]
(biology)
Shortened form for ad libitum; without limit or restraint.

Ad Lib

An earlier sound card from Ad Lib, Inc., Quebec City, that, for a while, was the de facto standard for synthesized background music for computer games. It was a precursor to the MIDI standard.
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Professional presenters have to ad-lib convincingly all the time.
The fifth classic ad-lib is from director Stanley Kubrick's adaptation of Stephen King's The Shining (1980).
The director and I really focused on what type of drunk my character was and what we could ad-lib and what would be spontaneous.
The best ad-lib ensemble in the UK," London Evening Standard Cast for this performance is currently scheduled to be: Paul Merton, Suki Webster, Richard Vranch, Lee Simpson and Mike McShane.
But, if I'm being critical, there were a few too many fluffed lines, forcing the actors to ad-lib.
As the bidding mounted, Gladstone saw his chance to dust down the prepared ad-lib.
Kazoo - I appreciate opportunities to improvise and ad-lib, plus I'm loud, annoying and not really useful in many situations
Sound and lighting company Ad-lib Audio held a belated staff Christmas party at the newly-opened Cotton Club in Bold Street, when one of the highlights of the evening's celebrations was a very slick awards ceremony.
The best part of the programme is where Brian reveals he has been to a certain person's house with a film crew,allowing him to ad-lib in a funny way.
In addition, Dick Cavett is on hand as the narrator to ad-lib responses to the rowdier cultists (more on them later).
The approach is "tongue in cheek" as spokespersons ad-lib about the event that took place right before the station break and then "go live" on the PRODIGY service to find out more about the topic at hand.
The :30 spot, directed by Christopher Guest, and featuring Don Lake of the new NBC show, "Watching Ellie," combines Guest's signature comedic ad-lib style and a unique choice of wardrobe to tout Dockers new line of pants as "men's answer to the little black dress.