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cursory

cursory - Dictionary definition and meaning for word cursory

Definition
(adj) hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
Synonyms : casual , passing , perfunctory
Example Sentence
  • a casual (or cursory) inspection failed to reveal the house's structural flaws
  • a passing glance
  • perfunctory courtesy

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for cursory

relate it to the cursor on your computer screen..the mouse is used to move the cursor hastily without going into minor details
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by jc

curs(CURSE)..SO you always CURSE a person who does his work hastily with little attention to details that you provide, results in failure of your plan.
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by preetisoni2411

kasahi..(cursory). hastily done
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by ss81089

Sounds like Kar Sorry. When you do things hastily you end up in "Kar Sorry ab"
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by farhannaseer1

cursory..sounds like nursey.imagine u were asked to prepare for nursery rhymes for interview...what will u do....u'll go hastily through it assuming u already know it
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by sagardoshi63

You know the meaning of cursive.Now,just remember this way.When do a teacher scolds a child to write in cursive wrting? When the child is causal in his writing or when he is hastily writing with little attention to detail.
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by sandy1278

i am so SORY i did not pay attention to the details. now I am CURSing myself.
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by maha4

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