Adjective(1) happening or arising without apparent external cause(2) said or done without having been planned or written in advance
(1) The audience loved it so much that they gave spontaneous applause after the fierce ending of the first movement.(2) The audience alternated compulsive chatter with breathless silence, and there were three or four mid-film bouts of spontaneous , delighted applause.(3) Whistler's charm was genuine and completely spontaneous .(4) I have never been spontaneous , but people change.(5) The 27-year-old director also exhibits a great reverence for his actors, whose performances often seem so spontaneous , many viewers mistakenly believe the film was improvised.(6) Both improvisation and the musical hold the contradictory idea that spontaneous performance is available to all and that some people are more spontaneous or open than others.(7) This was unfamiliar music to them, and to show such a spontaneous reaction was very gratifying.(8) Sarah is the free spirit black sheep of a rich family who is known for her impulsive, spontaneous personality.(9) For what it's worth, a zooid is ├ö├ç├┐an organic cell capable of spontaneous movement independent of the parent organism.├ö├ç├û(10) A lot of it has a spontaneous feel and that's why it's so good.(11) His natural ability to be flexible and spontaneous at the same time always commended itself to orchestras, but I don't believe he looked on himself as a stylist.(12) The spontaneous form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, the one not linked to consumption of beef or anything else, claimed over 1,000 Brits in the same time period.(13) Now, it's more concentrated and not as spontaneous .(14) They just do it, and it's beautiful and creative and spontaneous .(15) Actors, particularly, responded to his approach, claiming this method gave a fresh, spontaneous quality to their performances.(16) She's so lively and smiley that her responses to the audience seem entirely unforced and spontaneous .
(1) spontaneous combustion :: spontane ontbranding
(2) spontaneous abortion :: spontane aborsie
(3) spontaneous application :: spontane aansoek
(4) spontaneous generation :: spontane generasie
1. unplanned ::
2. reflex ::
3. natural ::
4. self-generated ::
5. ad-lib ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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- Shall I count down from three?
- No, I think it needs to be SPONTANEOUS.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 3
I no longer stage SPONTANEOUS
biohazard drills after 10 p.m.
The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 15
to a SPONTANEOUS date night
The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 4
We were out one night
and things got a little SPONTANEOUS.
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 16
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