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Word: cursory

Definition: casual; hastily done with little attention to detail


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::: erratic - odd; irregular in movement or behavior; unpredictable
::: matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
::: maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
::: malediction - curse
::: gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
::: grotto - small cavern
::: expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
::: exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
::: aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
::: snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)