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cursory

adjective uk   /ˈkɜː.sər.i/ us    /ˈkɝː.sɚ-/
quick and probably not detailed: a cursory glance/look a cursory examination
cursorily
adverb uk   /-əl.i/ us    /ˈkɝː.sɚ-/
He glanced cursorily at the letter, then gave it to me.
Translations of “cursory”
in Spanish rápido, superficial, apresurado…
in French hâtif…
in German flüchtig…
in Chinese (Traditional) 倉促的, 草草的, 粗略的…
in Russian поверхностный, беглый…
in Turkish gelişigüzel, üstünkörü, acele…
in Chinese (Simplified) 仓促的, 草草的, 粗略的…
in Polish pobieżny…
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