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Perfunctory is an adjective that can be used to describe something that is performed as a routine, expected act. being hasty, superficial. Lacking interest or enthusiasm.


  1. The audience responded with ‘perfunctory’ applause.
  2. She arrives everyday into the office, with a ‘perfunctory’ work ethic.
  3. Always do what you are passionate about, so that you don’t live in a ‘perfunctory’ manner.





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