French translation of 'perfunctory'
- [glance, kiss, bow, wave]
de pure formea perfunctory attempt
⇒ the most perfunctory attempt at civility
la plus petite velléité de courtoisie
Example Sentences Including 'perfunctory'
Mitzi Kayce nodded a perfunctory acknowledgement as her glass was refilled but did not take her gaze from the catwalk.Death in Fashion
Tamar ignored me and headed straight for Jett, who gave her a perfunctory kiss and steered her towards the sofa.DEAD BEAT (2002)
Holborn police had expressed sympathy and made some perfunctory inquiries, but came up with nothing.A Conviction of Guilt
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Translation of perfunctory from the Collins English to French Dictionary