1. improvise or do something with little or no preparation
wing the interview/speech/presentation
To ‘wing’ something is to do something with little or no plans or preparation. When you ‘wing something’ or ‘wing it’ you improvise or make something up as you go along. This is a casual expression used in both social and professional contexts. Similar in meaning to ‘go with the flow’, ‘to make it up on the spot’ or ‘to improvise’.