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Cursory synonyms

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Not extensive or important; minor or insignificant:
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  1. Not extensive or important; minor or insignificant:
  2. Concerned with and understanding only the easily apparent and obvious; not profound; shallow
  3. Quick and cursory
Moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy:
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  1. Moving or functioning rapidly and energetically; speedy:
  2. Done or occurring immediately:
  3. Perceiving or responding with speed and sensitivity; keen:
Small in size, degree, or amount:
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  1. Small in size, degree, or amount:
  2. Lacking strength, substance, or solidity; frail:
  3. Small, weak, or gentle; not decidedly marked; not forcible; inconsiderable; unimportant; insignificant; not severe.
Occurring randomly or sporadically.
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  1. Occurring randomly or sporadically.
  2. Lacking direct relevance; random; incidental
  3. Passing from one thing to another in an aimless way; disconnected; not methodical
Alternative form of one-dimensional.
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  1. Alternative form of one-dimensional.
  2. Having a single dominant aspect, quality, concern, etc. and hence narrow, limited, superficial, etc.
  3. (Figuratively) Lacking depth or believability; flat.
Extending not far downward.
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  1. Extending not far downward.
  2. Concerned mainly with superficial matters.
  3. Marked by insufficient inhalation of air; weak:
Resembling a sketch; drawn with little detail:
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  1. Resembling a sketch; drawn with little detail:
  2. Having the form of a sketch; presenting only major parts or points; not detailed
  3. Lacking completeness; rough; inadequate
Penetrating no deeper than the skin
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  1. Penetrating no deeper than the skin
  2. Without real depth or significance; superficial; shallow
  3. Superficial; shallow:
Of, affecting, or being on or near the surface:
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  1. Of, affecting, or being on or near the surface:
  2. (Rare) Two-dimensional; drawn on a flat surface.
  3. Shallow, lacking substance.
  1. Having a disregard for critical standards or procedures
  2. Indulgent or undiscriminating; slow to criticize
  3. Not using critical standards or methods, as in evaluation.
Find another word for cursory. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for cursory, like: superficial, quick, slight, desultory, careless, superficial, one-dimensional, shallow, sketchy, skin-deep and superficial.