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1. perfunctory

adjective. ['pɝˈfʌŋktɝi'] hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough.

Synonyms

  • casual
  • passing
  • careless

Antonyms

  • concerned
  • formal
  • planned
  • difficult

Etymology

  • perfunctorius (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word perfunctory


1. Adjective
You should never attempt even perfunctory repairs while the car is running.

2. perfunctory

adjective. ['pɝˈfʌŋktɝi'] as a formality only.

Synonyms

  • formal

Antonyms

  • heavy
  • regular

Etymology

  • perfunctorius (Latin)
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