Definition of 'cursory'
Example sentences containing 'cursory'
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It might look like it at a cursory glance.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Critics of the system say that only the most cursory checks are carried out on the background of applicants.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The most cursory examination of advertisements shows that there is a wide discrepancy in the salaries attaching to apparently similar posts.Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)
He gives me a cursory glance.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Take the most cursory look at the week's disasters.Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2007)
You wouldn't think it from a cursory glance.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2008) The Sun (2006) The Prisons We Deserve (1994)
I took a cursory look at his answers.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
A cursory look at the fines imposed recall many fractious series that remain in memory and some spats that do not.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2006)
It had emerged that security badges at the base were obsolete and could be copied easily, while identity and vehicle checks were cursory at best.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He said: 'I had a cursory look around and there were two rucksacks.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Cloud cover invariably brings lavish movement, which a cursory look at recent results at Headingley suggests.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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