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Meaning of "ad-libber" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AD-LIBBER

ad-libber  [ˌædˈlɪbə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF AD-LIBBER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ad-Libber is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES AD-LIBBER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ad-libber in the English dictionary

The definition of ad-libber in the dictionary is a person who ad-libs.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AD-LIBBER


caliber
ˈkælɪbə
calibre
ˈkælɪbə
Excalibur
ɛkˈskælɪbə
fiber
ˈfaɪbə
fibre
ˈfaɪbə
glibber
ˈɡlɪbə
labor
ˈleɪbə
labour
ˈleɪbə
libber
ˈlɪbə
liber
ˈlaɪbə
microfiber
ˈmaɪkrəʊfaɪbə
neighbor
ˈneɪbə
neighbour
ˈneɪbə
saber
ˈseɪbə
sabre
ˈseɪbə
subcaliber
sʌbˈkælɪbə
subcalibre
sʌbˈkælɪbə
subscriber
səbˈskraɪbə
tabor
ˈteɪbə
weber
ˈveɪbə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AD-LIBBER

ad infinitum
ad interim
ad libitum
ad litem
ad nauseam
ad referendum
ad rem
ad val.
ad valorem
ad valorem tax
ad-lib
ad-libbed
ad-libbing
Ada
adactylous
adage
adagial
adagio

WORDS THAT END LIKE AD-LIBBER

bibber
bobber
Cibber
cribber
dibber
dobber
dribber
fibber
gibber
grabber
jabber
jobber
Lloyd Webber
ribber
robber
rubber
scrubber
throbber
winebibber
Women´s Libber

Synonyms and antonyms of ad-libber in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ad-libber» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AD-LIBBER

Find out the translation of ad-libber to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ad-libber from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ad-libber» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

广告libber
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ad - libber
570 millions of speakers

English

ad-libber
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

विज्ञापन libber
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

AD- libber
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

ад- libber
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ad- libber
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বিজ্ঞাপন-libber
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

annonce - libber
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ad-libber
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ad- libber
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

広告ウーマンリブの運動家
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

광고 해방 운동 활동가
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ad-libber
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

quảng cáo - libber
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

விளம்பர libber
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जाहिरात- libber
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Reklam libber
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ad- libber
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ad libber
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ад - libber
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ad- libber
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ad - libber
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ad- vechter vir emancipatie
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ad- libber
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ad- libber
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ad-libber

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AD-LIBBER»

The term «ad-libber» is barely ever used and occupies the 196.396 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AD-LIBBER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ad-libber» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ad-libber» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ad-libber

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AD-LIBBER»

Discover the use of ad-libber in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ad-libber and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
2000 new laughs for speakers: the ad-libber's handbook
Witticisms on nearly every imaginable topic, with emphasis on the short and to-the-point
Robert Orben, 1978
2
Presentation Skills - 101 Tips
You're a great ad-libber and you don't know it! 99% of your communication is “off the cuff”. You are a terrific ad-libber already! Practice makes better (nobody's perfect). Try this: Select a topic you know nothing about. Talk non-stop about it for  ...
Richard Hallson
3
Ireland and the Americas: Culture, Politics, and History : a ...
Widely regarded as the best ad- libber in American comedy at the time (with the possible exception of Groucho Marx), Allen pioneered comedic styles that are still regarded as risqué: he derided his network, mocked his sponsors' products, ...
James Patrick Byrne, Philip Coleman, Jason Francis King, 2008
4
From Yesterday to Today: Six Decades of America's Favorite ...
“He's the best ad-libber in the business, and he ad-libs in prose. If he'd run out of steam, I'd put another log on the fire.” “Tom would finish interviewing one person and be told who he'd be talking to next with no preparation,” Jane Pauley said.
Stephen Battaglio, 2012
5
Break a Leg, Professor!
... at Sepulveda University in the City of Tremayne, and formerly the “Judge” on the series. “Now in Court” and television have lost a remarkable performer in Morris. There was no better ad libber in the television medium, and it was necessary, ...
Edgar Jones, 2011
6
A Further Slice Of Johnners
He had a fund of stories and jokes, usually topical, and was a great ad-libber with any interrupters. Aside from his work he was a tremendous worker for charity. In 1991 and 1992 he was president of the Lord's Taverners for whom he made ...
Brian Johnston, 2011
7
Fred Allen's Radio Comedy
50 Although Allen understood the needs and joys of the ad-libber, the remarks of a wisecracking cast member could cause him to share the network censor's anxiety. Roy At- well, in a 1933 repeat broadcast "for the Coast" at an early morning ...
Alan Havig, 2010
8
Dear George
Unless the actor stops ad-libbing, another actor is brought in and the ad-libber is fired. You might say that each role an actor plays is a test of his ability to continue to act. When I first decided that in order to make sense of my life, it really could ...
Richard L. Irwin, 2012
9
On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio
... but in time he would try. He wasn't even the cleverest ad-libber on the air. He made his reputation flaunting the sacred cows of broadcasting. Lipton Tea representatives cringed when Godfrey reached for the ad copy to begin his commercial.
John Dunning, 1998
10
Raised on Radio
Transcription was a godsend for a master ad-libber like Groucho Marx, who could jab and jabber with contestants on You Bet Your Life as long as he liked until he had accumulated enough zingers for a twenty-seven-minute show. Comics with ...
Gerald Nachman, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AD-LIBBER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ad-libber is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Jack Carter, brash comic, dies at 93
An adept ad-libber, he also became a regular visitor to the late-night talk shows. He turned from comedy to drama in dozens of episodic series ... «U.S. News & World Report, Jun 15»
2
'Eight is Enough' star Dick Van Patten dies at 86
An adept ad-libber, he also became a regular visitor to the late-night talk shows. He turned from comedy to drama in dozens of episodic series ... «Chicago Sun-Times, Jun 15»
3
If Chris Evans crashes on Top Gear, who will take the blame?
One of them will look vulnerable if Evans – an inspired ad-libber best caught live – can't fit the Clarkson mantle. But who might have handled ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
4
For many in NC, working-man wrestler Dusty Rhodes struck a chord
... him the microphone,” Caudle said. “You didn't have to ask him any questions. He would talk the whole two minutes. He was a great ad-libber. «News & Observer, Jun 15»
5
Gene Siskel wasn't the only critic who had problems with 'Ferris …
An adept ad-libber, he also became a regular visitor to the late-night talk shows. He turned from comedy to drama in dozens of episodic series ... «Chicago Sun-Times, Jun 15»
6
Vincent Bugliosi, prosecutor in Manson trial, dies at 80
An adept ad-libber, he also became a regular visitor to the late-night talk shows. He turned from comedy to drama in dozens of episodic series ... «Chicago Sun-Times, Jun 15»
7
South Shields panto legends reunited for one-off show
We did panto together for 37 years and had such a laugh. Bob is the quickest and sharpest ad-libber I know. “This show is going to be packed ... «Shields Gazette, Jun 15»
8
Young Thug's Getting Married! Ten Wild GQ-Approved Wedding Suits
Atlanta rap's weirdest ad-libber and best wearer of leopard-print dresses and denim tunics, Young Thug, has announced that he is engaged to be married to a ... «GQ Magazine, May 15»
9
Goodbye, Dave: The Great Agitator
He was consistently the funniest thing on his own show, the quickest and wittiest ad-libber ever to host a TV program. And as has been lavishly ... «Daily Beast, May 15»
10
How not to offend a Danish audience by Jimmy Carr
They also don't heckle – a source of frustration for the talented ad-libber, who almost begs to be abused. Meagre attempts – “How short is your ... «The Copenhagen Post - Danish news in english, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ad-Libber [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ad-libber>. Sep 2022 ».
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