Off the Top of One’s Head

Off the Top of One’s Head

 

= 1) answering a question without much thought or knowledge

2) based on what you remember

 

Ex:

Person #1: How much can I sell my car for?

Person #2: “Off the top of my head” I would say about a thousand.

( a guess without knowing precisly)

 

Ex: “Off the top of my head,” I can only name about two famous American artists.

(based on what I can remember)

 

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