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English definition of “casual”

casual

adjective [before noun] (CHANCE)    /ˈkæʒ.u.əl/
B2 not serious or considered , or done by chance : It was just a casual comment , I didn't mean it to be taken so seriously . To a casual observer , everything might appear normal .Chance and randomness casually     /-i/ adverb B2 She was dressed casually in shorts and a T-shirt .The style, appearance, and make-up of clothesLacking interest and enthusiasmUnwilling and reluctantNot showing or feeling emotionsEmployment status and types of workTemporaryShort in timeChance and randomness
(Definition of casual adjective (CHANCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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