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.
After a cursory look, she moved on.
She used wax to bind the partially severed ends together, just enough that a cursory glance wouldn't disclose what she'd done.
Dean located Jonathan Winston and related what Fred had seen but it was clear the FBI officer doubted the identification and gave only a cursory nod and a promise to look into it.
The true Tapaculo (P. albicollis) has a general resemblance in plumage to the females of some of the smaller Shrikes (Lanius), and to a cursory observer its skin might pass for that of one; but its shortened wings and powerful feet would on closer inspection at once reveal the difference.
But Luxemburg, riding up with his advanced guard from Velaine, decided, after a cursory survey of the ground, to attack the front and both flanks of the Allies' position at once - a decision which few, if any, generals then living would have dared to make, and which of itself places Luxemburg in the same rank as a tactician as his old friend and commander Conde.