Find another word for desultory. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for desultory, like: erratic, random, miscellaneous, disconnected, aimless, irregular, random, aimless, pointless, purposeless and chance.
His attendance was desultory, and he does not appear to have completed his arts course.
After a year or two of desultory literary work he was (May 1839) appointed to the newlyinstituted chair of Humanity (Latin) in the Marischal College.
Before October, 1893, I had studied various subjects by myself in a more or less desultory manner.
Desultory efforts were made to establish a civil government, but in the main there was no administration formed on statesmanlike principles.